In Europe's Name

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In Europe's Name

Germany and the Divided Continent

By Timothy Garton Ash

Vintage Books USA, Paperback, 9780679755579, 680pp.

Publication Date: May 14, 2001

For forty-five years Europe was divided, and at the center of that divided continent lay a divided Germany. In this brilliantly nuanced book, one of our most respected authorities on Central Europe tells the story of German reunification. Garton Ash has produced a panoramic, dramatic, and definitive account of events that are continuing to transform the map of Europe.

About the Author
Timothy Garton Ash is the author of The File, In Europe's Name, and three volumes of " history of the present" The Polish Revolution (winner of the Somerset Maugham Award), The Uses of Adversity (for which he was awarded the Prix Europé en de l'Essai), and The Magic Lantern, his personal account of the revolutions of 1989, which has now appeared in fifteen languages. A Fellow of Saint Antony's College, Oxford, he lives in Oxford with his wife and two sons.

Praise For In Europe's Name

"Among the most important books on recent international history...An immense research effort"--The New York Times Book Review
"A subtle account of German policy toward the East over the past quarter century, elegantly written and suffused with...original insights."--The New York Review of Books