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Genealogical Abstracts from Newspapers of the German Reformed Church, 1830-1839

By: Barbara Manning

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: M0626

ISBN: 1556136269

Condition: 336 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 336 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


336 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 336 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

An Atlas of German Migration and America

By: Carrie Eldridge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 2002

Seller ID: A2569CE


chapters on the German Homeland in Europe, German Origins and Destinations, and America-Land of Opportunity. Numerous maps. 2002, 11x17, paper, viii+40. View more info

Atlas of German Migration and America

By: Carrie Eldridge

Price: $19.95

Seller ID: GerMig

ISBN: 1928979440

Condition: 2002, 11x17, paper, viii+40, Softcover,


2002, 11x17, paper, viii+40, Softcover, View more info

Welschneureut Church Records, Welschneureut, Germany, 1700-1809

By: Cathryn S. Dippo

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2003

Seller ID: D2447

ISBN: 0788424475

Condition: 198 pages, 8.5x11, 2003, 8.5x11, paper, index, 198 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


198 pages, 8.5x11, 2003, 8.5x11, paper, index, 198 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Origins of the Shakers: From the Old World to the New World

By: Clarke Garrett

Price: $12.96

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 859239

ISBN: 0-8018-5923-9

Condition: 304 pages, paperback, Johns Hopkins University Press


Pietists, Methodists, and sectarian groups such as the Shakers all shared the conviction that God touched the individual directly and visibly; manifestations of spirit possession, accompanied by prophecy, visions, and ecstatic seizures, became outward signs of an inner expedience, a kind of sacred theater as believers acted out their possession before others. Clarke Garrett follows this "sacred theater" back to the Camisards of southeastern France, an ecstatic Protestant group whose doomed rebellion against Louis XIV led to their dispersal among Huguenot exiles. Then, Garrett writes, &... View more info

GREAT GERMAN RECIPES

By: Compiled by Lynn Hattery-Beyer

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Penfield Books:

Seller ID: 043500

ISBN: 1932-043500

Condition: Spiral bound, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2", 160 pages, spiralbound, Penfield Books


Recipes include Berlin punch, German coleslaw, hearty barley soup, raisin bread, sauerbraten, cauliflower in white sauce, and Black Forest cherry cake. Book includes German-American sites, folk art designs, table blessings, traditions, and familiar German words.Spiral bound, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2", 160 pages, spiralbound, Penfield Books 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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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

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

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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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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

Dayton’s German Heritage: Karl Karstaedt’s Golden Jubilee History of the German Pioneer Society of Dayton, Ohio

By: Don Heinrichf Tolzmann, editor

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001, 2005)

Seller ID: T1774

ISBN: 0788417746

Condition: 124 pages, 8.5x11, (2001, 2005), 2010, 8.5x11, paper, 124 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


124 pages, 8.5x11, (2001, 2005), 2010, 8.5x11, paper, 124 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Locating Your German Ancestor's Place of Origin

By: E. Kopittke

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Unlock the Past: 2011

Seller ID: UTP0201

ISBN: 0980874645

Condition: 48 pages pages, 5.5x8.5", b& w & colour photos, maps, bibliography, index, Softcover, Unlock the Past


48 pages pages, 5.5x8.5", b& w & colour photos, maps, bibliography, index, Softcover, Unlock the Past View more info

Researching in German Civil and Church Records

By: E. Kopittke

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Unlock the Past: 2015

Seller ID: UTP0202

ISBN: 1925323080

Condition: 44 pages pages, 5.5x8.5", b&w & colour photos, maps, bibliography, appendix, index, Softcover, Unlock the Past


44 pages pages, 5.5x8.5", b&w & colour photos, maps, bibliography, appendix, index, Softcover, Unlock the Past View more info

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Four Stories/Vier Erzählungen [German]

By: E. T. A. Hoffmann, Stanley Appelbaum

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 426963

ISBN: 0486426963

Condition: 256 pages, 5 1/4 x 8 1/2, paperback, Dover Publications


Known for tales permeated with supernatural characters, E. T. A. Hoffmann (1776-1822) produced a number of works considered prototypes of the horror and fantasy short story. The four tales in this outstanding collection display the writer's talents as a master of the genre. Included are "Councilor Krespel," "The Mines at Falun," "Mademoiselle de Scudéry," and "My Cousin's Corner Window," written by Hoffmann on his deathbed and considered the pinnacle of his literary achievements. This dual-language edition features an excellent new literal translation on page... View more info

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The German-American Press

By: Edited by Henry Geitz

Price: $24.95

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press:

Seller ID: 119500

ISBN: 0-924119-50-0

Condition: cloth, University of Wisconsin Press


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If I Can You Can Decipher Germanic Records

By: Edna Bentz

Price: $18.95

Publisher: 1999

Seller ID: IfICan

Condition: 85 pages, (1982), rev. 1999, 8½x11, paper, comb-binding, 87 pp,


Contains examples of Old German and Danish script, terminology, and timeline of world events 1300-1914. A must have book for reading German records.85 pages, (1982), rev. 1999, 8½x11, paper, comb-binding, 87 pp, View more info