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Author Gieseke, Jens.

Uniform Title Mielke-Konzern. English
Title The history of the Stasi : East Germany's secret police, 1945-1990 / Jens Gieseke ; translated by David Burnett.

Publication Info. New York : Berghahn Books, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (277 pages)
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Note Originally published under title: Mielke-Konzern. Stuttgart : Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Antifascism, Stalinism, cold civil war : origins and influences, 1945 to 1956 -- The safest GDR in the world : the driving forces of Stasi growth -- The unofficial collaborator : a new type of informer -- Blanket surveillance? state security in East German society -- Resistance, opposition, persecution -- Wolf and Co. : MFS operations abroad -- Final crisis and collapse, 1989-90 -- Legacy, aufarbeitung, culture of memory : the second life of the Stasi.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Germany (East). Ministerium für Staatssicherheit -- History.
Internal security -- Germany (East) -- History.
Secret service -- Germany (East) -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Burnett, David.
Other Form: Print version: Gieseke, Jens. History of the Stasi : East Germany's secret police, 1945-1990. New York : Berghahn Books, 2014 9781782382546 (DLC)10833627
ISBN 9781782382546 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781782382553 (e-book)

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