Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

HI211
German History, 1870-1990
0.5 Credit

This course begins with the unification of Germany under Bismarck and then proceeds to examine Wilhelmine Germany and the defeat in World War I, the Weimar Republic, the Nazi regime and the defeat in World War II. It then examines the post-war experience of the Federal Republic and the Democratic Republic and ends with an analysis of the reunification of Germany. {E}