Germany
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Links
The Land
  • Discover Germany The German National Tourist Board has worked in cooperation with the Federal Government to promote tourism to Germany.
  • Germany (CIA World Factbook) - Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics
  • Weather (CNN.com) - Get the current weather conditions for Berlin and other cities in Germany
History and Government
  • Berlin Wall Online - Includes history of the Berlin Wall, a timeline, photographs, and more
  • Castle Eltz - Learn more about one of Germany’s best-preserved medieval castles
  • Castles and Palaces - See pictures and learn about Germany’s many fairy-tale castles
  • Die Bundesregierung - The German government’s site that contains the latest information on policies, information on the chancellor and other German officials, and more
  • For Students: Learning About the Holocaust (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum) - Includes online activities, photographs and museum artifacts, a chronology, personal stories, and much more
  • History (Germany Info, German Embassy Washington, D.C.) - Includes a timeline of milestones in German history, detailed information about German Unification, and more
  • Hitler’s Bunker (Discovery Channel Series, discoverychannel.com) - A photo gallery depicting the people of the bunker and the events that unfolded there
  • The Organization of the German Army, 1914-1918 (World War I Trenches on the Web) - An article on a site affiliated with HistoryChannel.com; includes links to additional World War I information
The People
  • Anne Frank; Her Life & Times (Anne Frank Online, Anne Frank Center USA) - Includes a biography of the famous German-Jewish teenager, a photo scrapbook, diary excerpts, and a timeline
  • The Rise of Adolf Hitler (The History Place) - A complete biography of Hitler’s life and rise to power in Germany, includes photographs
  • Women and Society (Facts about Germany, German Embassy Washington, D.C.) - Information on life for women in Germany: equality, employment, and politics
Cultural Life
  • DW-WORLD.DE (Deutsche Welle) - English version of Deutsche Welle news organization headquartered in Cologne, which has radio and TV stations across Germany
  • German Recipes (German Info, German Embassy Washington, D.C.) - Traditional German recipes, including entrees, desserts, soups, side dishes and a special Christmas recipe section
  • German for Travelers: Useful Expressions (Fodors.com) - Includes numbers, greetings, and more
The Economy
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