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TOP SECRET Images from the Stasi

Title:                      TOP SECRET

Author:                 Kaarlo Tuomi

Menner, Simon (2013). TOP SECRET: Images from the Stasi Archive. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz

OCLC:    857525332

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STASI

Changing Perspectives in History: The Collapse of the GDR and Role of the German People

The GDR, or German Democratic Republic, was the communist success story. Before the autumn of 1989, it was held as the model the Eastern-Bloc wished to present to the world. 5,221 more words

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Forward With Vorwärts Berlin, East Germany's Team Of The 60s - Part One

Heartily joining in the drunken celebrations as his beloved BFC Dynamo became champions of East Germany yet again was one of the few things in life that appeared to animate Stasi chief Erich Mielke. 1,266 more words

1960s

BOUNDARIES

The ultimate boundary for me was the day in 1976 when my husband and I and our two small daughters crossed from West Berlin into East Germany and drove to Hamburg. 464 more words

MOTHERLAND: A BOOK REVIEW

Painting: Courtesy of B. Haynie

MOTHERLAND BY JO MCMILLAN

Welcome to my second book review.

Today’s book is of special interest to me as it is partly set in former East Germany during the late 1970s. 658 more words

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