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The Journal of the German History Society

In a short space of time German History has won respect among German historians and scholars in related disciplines and become a leader in its field. The journal is renowned for its breadth of coverage, which encompasses all periods of German history and all German-speaking areas.

The journal was first published in 1984. It has a circulation of over 1,500 in the UK and abroad, and it is published in four issues each year. Every issue contains scholarly articles and book reviews on various aspects of German history and the history of the German-speaking world; there are also review articles and reports on exhibitions and conferences, as well as news items of various kinds. The contributors include established historians, younger colleagues and postgraduate students.

German History offers a unique combination of:

To join the Society and subscribe to German History, please visit, where you can either join online or print out a document to send to Oxford University Press.