German born Carl Christian Schurz became the first elected member of the United States Senate born in Germany in 1869.
Carl Schurz - German revolutionary and American statesman
How can we live good lives?
Christa Spannbauer and Katharina Ceming
Philosophy is a a way of making sense and a source of practical inspiration about how to live our lives.
A journey through the practice of literary translation.
A witty, refreshing and demystifying book for anyone interested in translation, writing, language and expression.
The basis of a major TV mini-series by Constantin Film.
A great love story, a colourful evocation of Austro-German history and a legendary hotel.
Sense and Sensuality.
A feather-light dance around the desire for affection, love and art.
An intense double-murder investigation.
Geraldine is after an alibi that might make sense of the murder, but it is hard enough to make sense of her own past and family life. The ninth ...
We've had a visit from elsewhere â€“ from where no one knows.
Experts agree that most of us will have an inexplicable experience at some point in our lives. Yet discussing that sort of thing is taboo.
Memory is a space where lost things are pieced together.
A meditation on how memory works, both culturally and emotionally.
The fate of the world is inextricably tied to the emancipation of women.
An authentic record of women's cultural history, told through the lives of some of the most remarkable women since modernity.
'Essay': writing form or attempt?
A personal and critical account of the essay genre - its history, possibilities and contradictions.
A real psychological thriller.
A case of a serial killer who leaves no clues, where Geraldine is ready to make a sacrifice in the name of justice.
Are you sure you would have followed your moral compass?
Brunhilde Pomsel and Thore D.Hansen
»We didn't know«, says Brunhilde Pomsel, former secretary to Nazi minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels.
In the precarity of modern urban living, what is it you can really count on? A psychogeographical and utopian project.
In the midst of the bitterness there was a countervailing hope, however naïve, that a time of crisis could offer an opportunity for change.
Ildar Dadin was the first to be convicted for peaceful protest under the new Russian limited right to assemble.
Birgit Virnich and Ildar Dadin
A galvanizing political memoir by leading Kremlin critic Ildar Dadin. For readers of Blain Harden and Raif Badawi.
Gender equality from a man's perspective.
Men: fragile and split heroes. An in-depth examination of the foundations of masculinity, its origins and primary characteristics.
The seven secrets of how a dog brought the magic back into the lives of a traumatized family.
The Tao of a Magic Dog.
A tale of murder, police investigation and a past that keeps coming back
Number Eight in the Geraldine Steel series, full of twists in Geraldine's personal life.
You have two bodies. One is where you are, the other one is all over the place.
On a small scale, our body is delimited by our own skin. On a larger scale, boundaries are dissolved and our bodies constantly make an impact on ...
This. May never happen again.
Dieter Vaupel and Blanka Pudler
A personal account from the life of one of the last Auschwitz survivors - as important and necessary as never before.
The healing effect of trees.
With an introduction to Forest Bathing the new title by one of Germany's most successful and popular spiritual author
An overwhelmingly powerful novel â€“ a story of genius, misguided love, and of a world bracing itself against collapse.
A pact with power. An endearing and fallible literary genius.