Category: The Struggle for Europe

The Struggle for Europe
Aron, Raymond: The age of empires

Aron, Raymond: The age of empires

L’âge des empires et l’avenir de la France , Paris, 1945; extracts from pp. 23-7 and 253 f. From W.Lipgens and W. Loth, Documents on the History of European Integration, De Gruyter, 1988 (…) The…

Adenauer, Konrad: The Setting up of the German Federal Republic

[a speech on 21 Sept. 1949 © Oxford University Press, from: Beate Ruhm von Oppen, Document on Germany Under Occupation 1945-1954] I have the honour to pay you a visit in company with some of…

Adenauer, Konrad: End of Nationalism

[From “World Indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for All”; transl. Richard & Clara Winston; © Harper & Brothers, New York 1955] THOUGH IT IS often said that mankind is incapable of learning from history, this…