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The Journal of the German History Society

German History is a leading journal in its field and respected among German historians and scholars in related disciplines. It publishes work on all periods of German history and all German-speaking areas worldwide.

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.