Professor Jeffrey Byford, author of the Teachers Guide to East Germany (full interview on Episode 19 of the Radio GDR Podcast) shares with us some of his favorite books about East Germany in English.
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Ost-Berlin by Harald Hauswald and Lutz Rathenow (in both German and English)
The East German Handbook by the Wende Museum
The People’s State by Mary Fulbrook
Stasi: The Untold Story of the East German Secret Police by John Koehler
Repainting the Little Red Schoolhouse by John Rodden
The Iron Curtain Kid by Oliver Fritz
Ghost Strasse by Simon Burnett
Anatomy of a Dictatorship by Mary Fulbrook
The GDR by Jens Schone
Socialist Modern by Katherine Pence and Paul Betts
Do check out our interview with Professor Byford about his book Behind The Iron Curtain – A Teachers Guide to East Germany.
Want more favorite books about East Germany in English?
Radio GDR listener Matthew Sigley shares with us some of his favorite books about East Germany available in English.