8 edition of The German Americans found in the catalog.
Discusses the history, culture, and religion of the Germans, factors encouraging their emigration, and their acceptance as the United States" largest ethnic group.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123) and index.
|Statement||Anne Galicich ; Sandra Stotsky, general editor.|
|Series||The immigrant experience|
|LC Classifications||E184.G3 G15 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||127 p. :|
|Number of Pages||127|
|ISBN 10||0791033627, 0791033848|
|LC Control Number||95031685|
Into this discussion comes Susan Neiman’s “Learning From the Germans.” Neiman, who has lived in Germany for much of her adult life, and who directs Berlin’s Einstein Forum, contrasts. German books were burned, dachshunds kicked and German-Americans forced to buy war bonds to prove their patriotism. When New Ulm, a predominantly German town in Minnesota, refused to let its young men join the draft, the National Guard was sent in. After the war, German-Americans hunkered down. Many stopped speaking German and anglicised their.
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Are you an author. Author: C. Ann Fitterer. The revival of The German Americans book heritage and the renaissance of German-American ethnicity since the s is surveyed, along with recent events, including the impact of German unification and the author also analyzes German-American influences on agriculture, industry, religion, education, music, art, architecture, politics, military service, journalism, literature, and by: This book includes dozens of revealing, and hitherto unpublished photographs of interned Germans and a list of internment camps during World War conclusion, Krammer notes that, next to the Japanese Americans, the German Americans 'constituted the largest number by: Undue Process: The Untold Story of America’s German Alien Internees, Arnold Krammer, Rowan & Littlefield,pp.
Sincethe internment and re-location policies implemented by the Roosevelt Administration during World War II have been presented by Congress, the news media, some historians, and the Japanese-American lobby as an expression of racist war hysteria against.
To emphasize the importance of their language in the transmission of cultural values, German Americans strove to maintain their own German-language schools, first by establishing private institutions and later, afterby pressuring school districts to offer German or bilingual education where parents requested it.
States banned German-language schools and removed German books from libraries. Some German Americans were interned, and one German American man, who was also targeted for being socialist, was killed by a mob. Secondly, in response to this, German Americans began intentionally “assimilating” Author: Becky Little.
German-Americans included “Germans” who had emigrated from various German-speaking territories prior to their official political unification in the German Empire ofReichsdeutsche immigrants, ethnic Germans from Eastern Europe, as well as members of religious groups with distinct identities, such as Mennonites.
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The following is a listing of German bookstores and distributors both online and via telephone in the United States an Author: Ingrid Bauer. German books were burned, dachshunds kicked and German-Americans forced to buy war bonds to prove their patriotism. When New Ulm, a predominantly German.
German Professor at Hamburg University in Germany, Willi Paul Adams ascertains of German farmers in his book, The German-Americans: A Cultural Experience, that they “were far more attached to their farms than others, succumbing less frequently to speculative fever.
Instead, they tried to buy up land in their own vicinity for their siblings and children in order to be able to farm together for several. German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner, pronounced [ˈdɔʏ̯tʃʔameʁiˌkaːnɐ]) are Americans who have full or partial German ancestry.
With an estimated size of approximately million inGerman Americans are the largest of the self-reported ancestry groups by the US Census Bureau in its American Community Survey.
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The author of this book is so dry, I read whatever I could of the first chapters on German history, then skimmed throughout the rest/5. This article is about the internment of German nationals and German-American citizens in the United States during World War II.
For the contemporary internment of Italian nationals and Italian-American citizens, see Internment of Italian Americans. For the contemporary internment of Japanese Americans Location: United States. The German Americans (The Peoples of North America) by Anne Galicich and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Partly for that reason, when the United States did enter the war, German-Americans came under intense, and often violent, scrutiny, especially after the revelation of an ill-conceived German plan for Mexico to invade the United States.
There had long been doubts about the loyalty of German-Americans. 2. Iron Curtain by Anne Applebaum A follow-up to Applebaum’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe explores the atmosphere of post-World War II Russia and explains how the social, political, and economic forces of the time led to a Communist state ruled by fear and cruelty.
Applebaum paints a vivid picture of life in the Stalin’s Soviet Bloc. The story of the returning US journalist and his German girlfriend leads the reader like a red thread through the book.
Her family is mixed in with the plot. The description of day-to-day life in difficult times gives the story reality and perspective. People do a lot just for a package of cigarettes/5.German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner) are citizens of the United States of German ancestry; they form the largest ethnic ancestry group in the United States, accounting for 17% of U.S.
population. The first significant numbers arrived in the s in New York and eight million German immigrants have entered the United States since that point.German American Bank offers a collection of personal banking solutions including checking and savings accounts, lending services and online resources.