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By Bruce F. Pauley

Bruce F. Pauley attracts on his family members and private historical past to inform a narrative that examines the lives of Volga Germans throughout the eighteenth century, the pioneering studies of his relations in late-nineteenth-century Nebraska, and the dramatic differences influencing the historical past occupation throughout the moment 1/2 the 20 th century. An award-winning historian of antisemitism, Nazism, and totalitarianism, Pauley contributed to shaping old perform from the Seventies to the Æ90s either within the usa and principal Europe.

Pioneering background on Continents presents an intimate examine the moving ways to the historianÆs craft in the course of a risky interval of worldwide heritage, with an emphasis on twentieth-century vital ecu political, social, and diplomatic advancements. It additionally examines the better sweep of background during the authorÆs firsthand studies in addition to these of his ancestors, who participated in those international currents via their migration from Germany to the steppes of Russia to the good Plains of the United States.

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Pioneering History on Two Continents

Bruce F. Pauley attracts on his family members and private background to inform a narrative that examines the lives of Volga Germans in the course of the eighteenth century, the pioneering reviews of his kinfolk in late-nineteenth-century Nebraska, and the dramatic modifications influencing the background career throughout the moment 1/2 the 20 th century.

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