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Anna and TranquilloCatholic Anxiety and Jewish Protest in the Age of Revolutions

Anna and Tranquillo: Catholic Anxiety and Jewish Protest in the Age of Revolutions

Kenneth Stow

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300219043
eISBN:
9780300224719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300219043.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This text presents an historical interpretation of the diary of an eighteenth-century Jewish woman who resisted the efforts of the papal authorities to force her religious conversion. After being ... More

The Art of PeacemakingPolitical Essays by István Bibó

The Art of Peacemaking: Political Essays by István Bibó

István Bibó

Iván Z. Dénes (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300203783
eISBN:
9780300210262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300203783.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

István Bibó (1911–1979) was a Hungarian lawyer, political thinker, prolific essayist, and minister of state for the Hungarian national government during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. This ... More

Belonging and GenocideHitler's Community, 1918-1945

Belonging and Genocide: Hitler's Community, 1918-1945

Thomas Kühne

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121865
eISBN:
9780300168570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121865.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

No one has ever posed a satisfactory explanation for the extreme inhumanity of the Holocaust. What enabled millions of Germans to perpetrate or condone the murder of the Jews? This book offers a ... More

Black SquareMalevich and the Origin of Suprematism

Black Square: Malevich and the Origin of Suprematism

Aleksandra Shatskikh

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300140897
eISBN:
9780300162295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300140897.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Kazimir Malevich's painting Black Square is one of the twentieth century's emblematic paintings, the visual manifestation of a new period in world artistic culture at its inception. None of ... More

Catholics on the BarricadesPoland, France, and "Revolution," 1891-1956

Catholics on the Barricades: Poland, France, and "Revolution," 1891-1956

Piotr H. Kosicki

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300225518
eISBN:
9780300231489
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300225518.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells a sweeping story of how Catholics from France and Poland wrestled throughout the first half of the twentieth century with a series of earth-shattering challenges to their worldview: ... More

The Collapse of the Spanish Republic, 1933-1936Origins of the Civil War

The Collapse of the Spanish Republic, 1933-1936: Origins of the Civil War

Stanley G. Payne

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110654
eISBN:
9780300130805
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110654.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book, which focuses on the short but crucial period that led to the collapse of the Spanish Republic and set the stage for the ensuing civil war, details the political shifts which occurred from ... More

Conscience and ConversionReligious Liberty in Post-Revolutionary France

Conscience and Conversion: Religious Liberty in Post-Revolutionary France

Thomas Kselman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300226133
eISBN:
9780300235647
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300226133.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores how the French responded to the right of religious choice acquired during the revolutionary era. Religious liberty is usually part of a larger discussion about church-state ... More

Diary, 1901-1969

Diary, 1901-1969

Kornei Chukovsky

Elena Chukovskaya and Victor Erlich (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106114
eISBN:
9780300137972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106114.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

A perceptive literary critic, a world-famous writer of witty and playful verses for children, a leading authority on children's linguistic creativity, and a highly skilled translator, Kornei ... More

Farming the Red LandJewish Agricultural Colonization and Local Soviet Power, 1924-1941

Farming the Red Land: Jewish Agricultural Colonization and Local Soviet Power, 1924-1941

Jonathan L. Dekel-Chen

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103311
eISBN:
9780300133929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103311.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is the first history of the Jewish agricultural colonies that were established in Crimea and southern Ukraine in 1924 and which, fewer than twenty years later, ended in tragedy. It opens a ... More

Genocide on the Drina River

Genocide on the Drina River

Edina Bećirević

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300192582
eISBN:
9780300206807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192582.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the genocide committed by Serb forces against Bosnian Muslims during the 1992-1995 war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, drawing on the case studies of seven municipalities in Eastern ... More

Guns and RublesThe Defense Industry in the Stalinist State

Guns and Rubles: The Defense Industry in the Stalinist State

Mark Harrison (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300125245
eISBN:
9780300151701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125245.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

For this book, a team of economists and historians scoured formerly closed Soviet archives to discover how Stalin used rubles to make guns. Focusing on various aspects of the defense industry, a ... More

Hitler's MonstersA Supernatural History of the Third Reich

Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich

Eric Kurlander

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300189452
eISBN:
9780300190373
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300189452.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book is the definitive history of the supernatural in Nazi Germany, exploring the occult ideas, esoteric sciences, and pagan religions touted by the Third Reich in the service of power. The Nazi ... More

Holocaust OdysseysThe Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and Their Flight through France and Italy

Holocaust Odysseys: The Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and Their Flight through France and Italy

Susan Zuccotti

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122947
eISBN:
9780300134551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122947.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book describes the ever-escalating dangers to which Jewish refugees and recent immigrants were subjected in France and Italy as the Holocaust marched forward. It uncovers a grueling yet complex ... More

Italian VeniceA History

Italian Venice: A History

Richard Bosworth

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300193879
eISBN:
9780300210118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300193879.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores Venice—not the glorious Venice of the Venetian Republic, but from the fall of the Republic in 1797 and the Risorgimento up through the present day. The book looks at the glamour ... More

Lenin's Jewish Question

Lenin's Jewish Question

Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300152104
eISBN:
9780300168600
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300152104.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In this examination of Lenin's genealogical and political connections to East European Jews, the book reveals the broad cultural meanings of indisputable evidence that Lenin's maternal grandfather ... More

Lions and LambsConflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany

Lions and Lambs: Conflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany

Noah Benezra Strote

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300219050
eISBN:
9780300228045
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300219050.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Not long after the horrors of World War II and the Holocaust, Germans rebuilt their shattered country and emerged as one of the leading nations of the Western liberal world. This book analyzes this ... More

The Lost Politburo TranscriptsFrom Collective Rule to Stalin's Dictatorship

The Lost Politburo Transcripts: From Collective Rule to Stalin's Dictatorship

Paul Gregory and Norman Naimark (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134247
eISBN:
9780300152227
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134247.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In this book, Western and Russian scholars examine the “lost” transcripts of the Soviet Politburo, a set of verbatim accounts of meetings that took place from the 1920s to 1938 but remained hidden in ... More

Master of the HouseStalin and His Inner Circle

Master of the House: Stalin and His Inner Circle

Oleg V. Khlevniuk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110661
eISBN:
9780300161281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110661.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Based on research in previously unavailable documents in the Soviet archives, this book illuminates the secret inner mechanisms of power in the Soviet Union during the years when Stalin established ... More

My Dear LiCorrespondence, 1937-1946

My Dear Li: Correspondence, 1937-1946

Werner Heisenberg and Elisabeth Heisenberg

Anna Maria Hirsch-Heisenberg (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300196931
eISBN:
9780300225013
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300196931.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Nobel Prize-winning physicist Werner Heisenberg lived far from his wife, Elisabeth, during most of the Second World War. An eminent scientist, Werner headed Germany’s national atomic research project ... More

On the Ideological FrontThe Russian Intelligentsia and the Making of the Soviet Public Sphere

On the Ideological Front: The Russian Intelligentsia and the Making of the Soviet Public Sphere

Stuart Finkel

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122411
eISBN:
9780300145076
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122411.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Having emerged, exhausted but triumphant, from the bloody and divisive Russian Civil War, V. I. Lenin and his colleagues turned to eliminating perceived ideological foes from within. This book tells ... More

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