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Image for Amana: William Rufus Perkins' and Barthinius L. Wick's History of the Amana Society, or Community of True Inspiration

Amana: William Rufus Perkins' and Barthinius L. Wick's History of the Amana Society, or Community of True Inspiration

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: T1482

ISBN: 0788414828

Condition: 116 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2000), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 116 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


116 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2000), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 116 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Louisiana's German Heritage: Louis Voss' Introductory History

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1927, 1994)

Seller ID: T3979

ISBN: 1556139799

Condition: 144 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927, 1994), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, 144 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


144 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927, 1994), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, 144 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Americana Germanica: Paul Ben Baginskyís Bibliography of German Works Relating to America, 1493-1800

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1942)

Seller ID: T0151

ISBN: 788401513

Condition: 219 pages, (1942) reprint, bibl., index, paper, 219 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


219 pages, (1942) reprint, bibl., index, paper, 219 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Michigan's German Heritage: John Andrew Russell's History of the German Influence in the Making of Michigan

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1927, 1994)

Seller ID: T0153

ISBN: 0078840153X

Condition: 420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927, 1994), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927, 1994), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The Pennsylvania Germans: Jesse Leonard Rosenberger's Sketch of Their History and Life

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1923, 1998)

Seller ID: T0971

ISBN: 0788409719

Condition: 220 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1923, 1998), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


220 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1923, 1998), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

German Pioneers in Early California: Erwin G. Gudde's History

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1927)

Seller ID: T1822

ISBN: 0078841822X

Condition: 40 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, new index, 40 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


California has more German-Americans than any state in the Union, according to the 1990 U.S. Census. Close to five million Californians claim German heritage. This translates into roughly 17% of the state's population.40 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1927), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, new index, 40 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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German-American Achievements: 400 Years of Contributions to America

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001, 2006)

Seller ID: T1993

ISBN: 0788419935

Condition: 170 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001, 2006), 2010, 5.5x8.5, paper, fullname index, 170 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This is a concise survey of the role that America's largest ethnic group, the German-Americans, has played in American history from the 17th century to the present. The term "German-American" in this volume refers to immigrants and their offspring from Germany, Austria, Switzerland and other German-speaking areas of Europe. Hence, the term "German" is used in a linguistic, cultural and ethnic sense to cover the sum of German-speaking immigrants and their descendants. This study is divided into six parts. Part I, "Immigration and Settlement" traces German-American ... View more info

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Kentucky’s German Pioneers: H.A. Rattermann’s History

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: T1735

ISBN: 0788417355

Condition: 130 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 130 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


By 1790 Kentucky’s population was 14% German, and by 1990 the population of German ancestry had risen to 22%. This work consists of a collection of articles translated from German, which originally appeared in the well-known 19th century German-American historical journal, Der Deutsche Pionier, published in Cincinnati by the German Pioneer Society, and which was edited for the greater part of its existence by H.A. Rattermann. This work concentrates on the pre-1848, or pioneer period of Kentucky’s German heritage.130 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 130 pp,... View more info

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Covington's German Heritage

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: T1059

ISBN: 0788410598

Condition: 140 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1998), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 140 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Covington, Kentucky, is one of the three major centers in German-American heritage and is located directly across the Ohio River from Cincinnati. This book provides a survey history of the area's German heritage. Chapter topics include: the German Pioneers before 1810; the German immigration and settlement from 1810-1850; accomplishments of the German Pioneers; immigration, nativism and the Civil War; the German Pioneer Society of Covington; the German-American alliance; the World Wars and German-Americans; and more.140 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1998), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 140 pp, Softcover... View more info

Custer: Frederick Whittaker’s Complete Life of General George A. Custer, Major General of Volunteers, Brevet Major General U.S. Army and Lieutenant-Colonel Seventh U.S. Cavalry [2 volumes]

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1876)

Seller ID: T3860

ISBN: 1556138601

Condition: 648 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1876), 1993, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vols., 648 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


First published in 1876 it was written from the contemporary perspective of Frederick Whittaker, an author who was well-known for his dime novels about swashbuckling adventurers, and who greatly admired Custer. In a new introduction, the editor discusses Custer, both man and myth, as well as his symbolic importance today. He traces the development of the public perception of Custer as a hero and as a villain, and eventually as a Civil War and Western hero, worthy of honor, but with all the faults and frailties of any human being.648 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1876), 1993, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vo... View more info

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Biography of Baron von Steuben, The Army of the American Revolution and its Organizer: Rudolf Cronau's Biography of Baron von Steuben

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1923)

Seller ID: T1066

ISBN: 0788410660

Condition: 168 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1923), 2004, 2011 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 168 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


168 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1923), 2004, 2011 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 168 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Image for Outbreak and Massacre by the Dakota Indians in Minnesota in 1862: Marion P. Satterlee’s Minute Account of the Outbreak, with Exact Locations, Names of All Victims, Prisoners at Camp Release, Refugees at Fort Ridgely, etc. Complete List of Indians killed in battle and those hung, and those pardoned at Rock Island, Iowa

Outbreak and Massacre by the Dakota Indians in Minnesota in 1862: Marion P. Satterlee’s Minute Account of the Outbreak, with Exact Locations, Names of All Victims, Prisoners at Camp Release, Refugees at Fort Ridgely, etc. Complete List of Indians killed in battle and those hung, and those pardoned at Rock Island, Iowa

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: T1896

ISBN: 0788418963

Condition: 140 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 140 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Much has been written about the 1862 Sioux Uprising, or Dakota Conflict, in Minnesota, as its impact was dramatic. An immediate result was the flight of nearly 40,000 people from their homes, and an est. 1000 deaths. For many years the value of this work has been recognized by the descendants of those who perished during the conflict. It will aid descendents attempting to identify their ancestors, and also help locate the sites where family members lost their lives. Not for the faint-hearted, this work contains accounts of the massacres, a chronological list of massacres, casualty lists, a des... View more info

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Ohio’s German Heritage

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2002)

Seller ID: T2035

ISBN: 0788420356

Condition: 40 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2002), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 40 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


40 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2002), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 40 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Cincinnati’s German Heritage

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1994)

Seller ID: T0986

ISBN: 1556139861

Condition: 432 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1994), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, 432 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Contains The Survival of an Ethnic Community: The Cincinnati Germans 1918 through 1932 and The Cincinnati Germans after the Great War, plus a bibliography and newspaper directory.432 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1994), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, 432 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

German Heritage Guide to the Greater Cincinnati Area

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Little Miami Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 250077

ISBN: 1-932250-07-7

Condition: +115 pages; photos and illustrations; notes; bibliography; index, paperback, Little Miami Publishing Company


The who, what, when, and where, of German immigration to this area. Many photos and illustrations. A timeline that takes you from the earliest settlers in the 18th century that includes the first mayor of Cincinnati, David Ziegler, to the new Hofbrauhaus in Newport, Kentucky, in 2003. Learn about the German halls and clubs that have survived throughout the years and are still welcoming members. Many notes and sources are also provided to aid in your German research. Use this guide to explore the rich German heritage of the Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, Butler County, Ohio, Northern Kentuc... View more info

German Heritage Guide to the State of Ohio

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Little Miami Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 250255

ISBN: 1-932250-25-5

Condition: 89 pp; 5.5 x 8.5, Photos, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, paperback, Little Miami Publishing Company


This book contains a timeline of events relating to the German immigration and settlement in Ohio, influential people and their contributions, current sites open to visitors for tours or reenactments, and a list of libraries and museums in the state that provide additional resources for research. Another valuable resource guide by this author.89 pp; 5.5 x 8.5, Photos, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, paperback, Little Miami Publishing Company View more info

Lives and Exploits of the Daring Frank and Jesse James: Thaddeus Thorndike's Graphic and Realistic Description of their Many Deeds of Unparalleled Daring in the Robbing of Banks and Railroad Trains

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1992

Seller ID: T0593

ISBN: 1556135939

Condition: 207 pages, 1992, paper, illus., 207 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


207 pages, 1992, paper, illus., 207 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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German Immigration to America: The First Wave

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1993)

Seller ID: T0797

ISBN: 1556137974

Condition: 354 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, 354 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


“In 1708, representatives of the first major wave of German immigrants arrived upon American shores. By that time, Germans had already been coming to America for a century, but this was the date associated with the first major wave—the first of many that would follow. The purpose of this work is to shed light on the history of this important event in the history of immigration and settlement in America. It addresses the question as to why German immigration suddenly became a massive population movement. To accomplish this goal, the editor has selected two essential works which ill... View more info

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German-Americana: A Bibliography

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1975)

Seller ID: T0120

ISBN: 0788401203

Condition: 398 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1975), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 398 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Since its original publication in 1975, this book has become a standard reference to material published on German-American history. This selective bibliography lists over 5,300 sources (books, pamphlets, government publications, newspapers, periodical articles, dissertations, records, photo albums, and materials in other formats). Each source is alphabetically arranged by the author's last name within ten categories. This bibliography is an indispensable guide to German-American literature. 398 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1975), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 398 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Memories of the Battle of New Ulm: Personal Accounts of the Sioux Uprising. L. A. Fritsche’s History of Brown County, Minnesota (1916)

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: T1863

ISBN: 0788418637

Condition: 214 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 214 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


New Ulm, Minnesota, bore the brunt of the Sioux Uprising in 1862 during two battles, which decided the fate of what became known as the Dakota Conflict. Drawn from Dr. Fritsche’s county history, this work provides a documentary history of the conflict, and elucidates New Ulmer citizen’s views of the conflict. The book is arranged in 6 parts: Biographical information about the Fritsche family, The Uprising (causes leading to the outbreak, complaints against Indian agents), Personal Accounts (vengeance on the traders, Theresa Henle’s Account), Punishment of the Sioux (the ex... View more info