Month: January 2013

Graupenstrasse

The Graupenstrasse – Experienced and suffered in Nordhausen, Buchwald and Waldheim

This testimony of contemporary history was recently “reissued” In the book “The Graupenstraße” describes Nordhäuser Werner Rathsfeld his interrogations in the NKVD cellars and his seven-year ordeal in the internment in Buchenwald and Waldheim. He vividly describes the inhumane practices of the Soviet occupiers and their German helpers, aber auch die alles überwindende Kraft von Mesnchlichkeit […]

August Wilhelm Bernhardt Uechtritz: Diplomatic News adeliche families concerning

Diplomatic News noble families , Contents: Bd. 1 : in. Amelunxen, in. Anckelmann, in. Beulwitz, in. Gersdorff, in. Krohne, in. Uechtritz, in. Zezschwitz, in. Vittinghoff Bd. 2 : in. Berlepsch, in. width belly , in. Bunau , in. Dürfeld, in. Geusau, in. Loeben, in. Poellnitz , in. Rothe, in. Wilcke, in. Pfuhl Bd. 3 : in. Brandenstein, in. Braxein , in. […]

HBLS

Historical and Biographical Dictionary of Switzerland

  Historisch-Biographisches Lexikon der Schweiz Über viele Jahre hinweg war das Historisch-Biographische Lexikon der Schweiz ( HBLS ) the most important reference work on the history of Switzerland , with many biographical articles . It was published by the General Historical Research Society in Switzerland in the years 1921-1934 published by Victor Attinger and included 7 more Bände Supplement . Der heutige Nachfolger des […]