Germany

Here you can download the chapter on Germany from Wilf’s book Nowhere to Lay Our Head. There may have been minor edits and updates since its original publication.

GERMANY (PDF file – 13 pages, 188 KB)

Contents:
BACK TO THE FUTURE: BERLIN IN 2006-7
GERMANY – THE WEIGHT OF DEAD GENERATIONS
WE ARE ONE PEOPLE: CAPITAL’S IDEOLOGICAL CONTROL
WE ARE THE PEOPLE: WIR SIND DAS VOLK
SOCIAL DEMOCRACY, EMPIRE AND WAR
GERMANY 1919: MURDERS AGAINST ‘ANARCHY AND TERROR’
FIGHTING IN THE RUHR, BERLIN AND COALITION GOVERNMENT
THE MUNICH SOVIET OF 1919 AND KAPP PUTSCH OF 1920
A RADICALISED WORKING CLASS: SPD AND USPD IN 1920
THE LOST REVOLUTION AND THE SPLIT IN THE LEFT