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Difficult Heritage: Negotiating the Nazi Past in Nuremberg and Beyond

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How does a city and a nation deal with a legacy of perpetrating atrocity? How are contemporary identities negotiated and shaped in the face of concrete reminders of a past that most wish they did not have?

Difficult Heritage focuses on the case of Nuremberg - a city whose name is indelibly linked with Nazism - to explore these questions and their implications. Using an orig
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Hardcover, 231 pages
Published December 24th 2008 by Routledge (first published March 27th 2008)
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This past summer, my wife and I visited Nuremberg and in particular the Nazi Documentation Center located on the site of the former Rally Grounds of the Nazi Party.

We were both appalled at what we felt was a glorification of the rise of Hitler. We felt the exhibit, titled FASCINATION AND TERROR, was in many respects seriously misleading to visitors, especially the students who comprise the bulk of the attendees. Two prime examples were (1) the depiction of the bungled and treasonous beer hall pu
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