German Way of War

HISTORY288

German Way of War. This course explores German conducts of war in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Our explorations begin with Prussian military pursuits in the 1860s and end with the war efforts of Nazi Germany and their defeat in 1945. Paying special attention to languages and experiences of war, we will situate the German imagination and practice of war within the larger fabric of German state and society and relate military strategy to the pursuit of global power and empire.One course.

Crosslisting Numbers

GERMAN288

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, EI, SS

Theme (Concentration)

War, Military and Society

Region

Europe and Russia