Germans in America (In America (Minneapolis, Minn.).)

by Thomas Schouweiler

Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group

Written in English
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ISBN 100822510499
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  From Nobel Prize winners to a book burned by the Nazis, this list takes a whistlestop tour through Germany's most influential books and authors. 1. . Palatine Immigration to America History of the Palatine Immigration to Pennsylvania as written by Daniel Rupp, At different periods, various causes and diverse motives induced Germans to abandon their Vaterland. Since , millions have left their homes, the dearest spots on . Germans to America, This immigration database includes more than 4 million Germans who arrived in the United States between and through the ports of Baltimore, Boston, New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia. "Ratlines" were a system of escape routes for Nazis and other fascists fleeing Europe in the aftermath of World War escape routes mainly led toward havens in Latin America, particularly Argentina though also in Chile, Paraguay, Colombia, Brazil, Uruguay, Mexico, Peru, Guatemala, Ecuador, and Bolivia, as well as the United States, Spain and Switzerland.

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Germans in America book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(5). Germans to America provides both genealogists and researchers of family history with the first extensive, indexed source of German-surname immigrants who came to all ports in the United States between and This period witnessed one of the highest rates of German emigration in the nineteenth century/5(3).

The Germans In The Making Of America: Schrader, Frederick Franklin: : Books. Buy New. $ Qty: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Qty: by: 1.

The Germans In The Making Of America Kindle Edition by Frederick Franklin Schrader (Author)5/5(2). Germans to America Volume 7 - October December N umerous books contain listings of immigrants from Germany to America in nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

The most remarkable is the series of 67 volumes, Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, by Ira A. Glazier and William P. Germans in America book. The Germans in America. [Virginia Brainard Kunz] -- Covers the Germans in colonial America through the settlers of the 19th century.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Brainard Kunz. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: America and the Germans, Volume 1: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred Year History--Immigration, Language, EthnicityAuthor: Frank Trommler.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Swift, Lucius B. (Lucius Burrie), Germans in America. Indianapolis: The Kautz stationery Co., ]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huebener, Theodore, Germans in America.

Philadelphia: Chilton Co., Book Division, [©] (OCoLC) - Gottfried Duden published in Germany his idyllic account of the several years he spent as a settler in Missouri; so popular that it appeared in three editions, the book caused numerous Germans to leave for the New World.

"Germans to America," compiled and edited by Ira A. Glazier and P. William Filby, is a series of books which indexes passenger arrival records of ships carrying Germans to the U.S. ports of Baltimore, Boston, New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia. It presently covers the records of over 4 million passengers during the period January through Jun Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schalk, Adolph.

Germans in America. Chicago: Claretian Publications, (OCoLC) Online version. Germans to America is a series of books which index ship passenger arrival records of German immigrants for the years listed below.

Each volume contains a chronological listing of the passenger lists, followed by an alphabetical index of each passenger in that volume. There are approximat names in each volume. Germans prefer to read books rather than e-books, and more often than you might think.

According to a website called39 percent read five books a year, 27 percent more than ten. Novels and thrillers are the most popular. Book lovers prefer to read at home on the sofa; they also like to browse through a few pages in bed before. Data files relating to the immigration of Germans to the United States for arrivals Created by the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, Center for Immigration Research.

In August ofthe National Archives replaced the ARC – Archival Research Catalog - with the OPA – Online Public Access. This book and the one entitled Wir Wollen Deutsche Bleiben are essential reads for anyone who comes from a family of Germans from Russia.

This ethnic group is discussed almost never in American History books, and indeed, it is a group of people who often took more pride in fitting in to the United States rather than talking about their struggles when they first arrived/5. The first great victory for freedom of the press in America occurred in when a jury found John Peter Zenger, a German-American printer and journalist, justified in criticizing the colonial government.

A Philadelphia German- language newspaper was the first to report the Declaration of Independence. The first Bible printed in America was published in the German language. Bibles were printed years later in English. One of the earliest announcements of the Declaration of Independence was published in the German language Philadelphia Staatsbote of Henry Miller on July 5, Book series: "Germans to America, lists of passengers arriving at U.S.

ports". The book series Germans to America is up to volume 60 now. This series indexes passenger arrival lists from US ports, giving names, ages, occupations, and sometimes places of origin for many German. Even though large bookstores have for the most part shut down in America there are still many independent bookstores.

Many of them cater to specific genres or types of books. If learning languages and foreign translations are your things then these bookstores are a must see. The following is a listing of German bookstores and distributors both online and via telephone in the United States an Author: Ingrid Bauer.

Hart’s new book Hitler’s American Friends: The Third Reich’s Supporters in the United States argues that the threat of Nazism in the United States before World War II. Germans to America is a series of books which index passenger arrival records of German immigrants from to The series has now been expanded to include the s in 7 volumes.

You might ask at your local library. Germans to America Series II Vol. Learning from the Germans: how we might atone for America's evils Susan Neiman’s new book offers a roadmap to reconciliation and startling similarities between the.

The 12 best books about Greece. The 21 best books about France. The 28 best books about America. The 31 best books about Italy. The 12 best books about The Netherlands. The six best books. The Germans in America, by Howard B.

Furer,Oceana Publications edition, in English. "Germans in America recounts the story of German immigrants in the United States. [relating] little known stories: the epic of the Texas-Germans and the quiet lives of countless Midwestern farmers; the tales of prominent families like the Steinways, as well as the multitude of poor immigrants gathered in "Little Germanies" in American cities, and the saga of the press and printing industries.

The first edition of The First Germans in America was presented to participants in a banquet for Ambassador Scharioth; this was held in Colonial Williamsburg, VA, in to commemorate the th anniversary of Germans at Jamestown, Virginia.

These copies were distributed under the auspices of the German Embassy. America and the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred-Year History, two volumes, edited by Frank Trommler and Joseph McVeigh. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, Cook, Bernard A., and Rosemary Petralle Cook.

German Americans. Vero Beach, Florida: Rourke Corp., German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner, pronounced [ˈdɔʏ̯tʃʔameʁiˌkaːnɐ]) are Americans who have full or partial German ancestry. With an estimated size of approximately million inGerman Americans are the largest of the self-reported ancestry groups by the US Census Bureau in its American Community Survey.

German Americans account for about one third of the total. German-Americans were the largest ethnic contingent to fight for the Union in the American Civil War. More thannative Germans served in the Union Army, notably from New York, Wisconsin, and nds also served in the Confederacy, being primarily descended from Pennsylvania German ancestors who had migrated to the Carolinas in the 18th century and early 19th century, along with.

Pictured, a crowd gathers for a German-language book burning at Baraboo High School in Wisconsin in The United States declared war on Germany .The Organised persecution of ethnic Germans refers to systematic activity against groups of ethnic Germans based on their ethnicity.

Historically, this has been due to two causes: the German population were considered, whether factually or not, linked with German nationalist regimes such as those of Imperial Germany or Nazi was the case in the World War I era persecution of.Includes a useful introduction to German immigration to America.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. German immigration to America in the nineteenth century: a genealogist's guide / by Maralyn A. Wellauer. Milwaukee, Wis.: Roots International, c 87 p.: ill.

; 22 cm. Includes bibliographies. ISBN (pbk.) EG3W42 LH&G