By Guntram Henrik Herb
Under the Map of Germany offers an in depth and vibrant research of the background and methods of nationalist mapping in inter-war Germany. utilizing vast archival documentation - together with many formerly undiscovered maps - the writer charts the advance of latest suggestions of nationwide territory and the institution of an efficient propaganda mapping community. His study demonstrates consensus concerning the volume of the better German country was once no longer created through skillful Nazi propagandists, yet by way of the collaborate efforts of revered students and nationalist activists in the course of the Weimar Republic. tough the assumption that nationwide self-determination is a simply reason, Under the Map of Germany finds that nationwide territories should not tangible entities that may be essentially delimited, yet are man made constructs open to a variety of interpretations.