East German News

'Barbara' revisits 1980s East Germany

The chilling drama Barbara stars Nina Hoss as an East German doctor who has been banished by the state to the provinces. It's 1980.  March 3, 2013

 

Why is former East Germany lagging 24 years after the Wall came down ?  March 7, 2013

 

On the 30th anniversary of his death, the mysterious demise of East German football star Lutz Eigendorf still prompts the question  Feb 13, 2013

 

John Kerry's Clandestine Bike Ride in East Germany

John Kerry's Clandestine Bike Ride in East Germany. In which a 12-year-old Kerry almost caused an international incident and lost his passport . Feb 26, 2013

 

Cashing in on the East

Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall "ostalgia" or nostalgia for the East has led to a surge in popularity for East German products

 

 

 Checking in to the past: history in an East German hotel

 

East Germany paid guards £350 for each dead escapee

 

Raising a Glass to East Germany-Time

 

Untouched Communist-Era Apartment Discovered

 

 

East Germany: the new Eldorado?

WENDE FLICKS: Last Films from East Germany

 

Botstein Revives The East German Avant-Garde

 

 East German athletes seek compensation

 

Female exodus angers East German men

Stasi files emerge through software

Commie kitsch in Stasiland

CIA files stir up specter of East German secret police

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Other Historical Websites

NorthKoreanHistory

 If you're interested in East Germany, you gotta check out North Korea

FrancoPrussianWar.com  

History of the 1870-71 conflict

Alternative History

What wouls of happened if ?

MexicanHistory.org  

History of Mexico

 Battle of New Orleans

1815

Taiping Rebellion

One of the bloodiest civil wars in history

PersianEmpire.info  

The many empires of Persia

Cuneiform.org

Ottoman Empire

1928.info  

All about the year 1928

SpanishAmericanWar.info  

Clash of Empires

KoreanHistory.info

Sino-Japanese War

War between China and Japan over Korea, 1894-5

SeaMonster.org

Sea and Lake Monster sightings

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info on the Trans-Siberian railroad

GrandIsle.us

info on Cajuns

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about George Orwell

 

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