Book Review: A Serendipitous Life

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

“I am sitting in an easy chair in the library, listening to radio from the Metropolitan Opera, and reading The New York Times.”  This is not something you would expect to read in a letter being sent home by a German POW in America, but it is the experience that Karl …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Stories from Camp Frederick: German World War II POWs in Frederick, Maryland (Part 5)

By Amelia Cotter on Email

This is the fifth post of a five part series that will be appearing on German Pulse over a five week period.  Many of the primary sources in this work come directly from the archives at The Frederick County Historical Society in Frederick, Marlyand.  Links to the other parts of this …

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Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Visit her official website at www.ameliacotter.com, or write to her any time at [email protected].
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Stories from Camp Frederick: German World War II POWs in Frederick, Maryland (Part 4)

By Amelia Cotter on Email

This is the fourth post of a five part series that will be appearing on German Pulse over a five week period.  Many of the primary sources in this work come directly from the archives at The Frederick County Historical Society in Frederick, Marlyand.  Links to the other parts of this …

Amelia Cotter
Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Visit her official website at www.ameliacotter.com, or write to her any time at [email protected].
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Stories from Camp Frederick: German World War II POWs in Frederick, Maryland (Part 3)

By Amelia Cotter on Email

This is the third post of a five part series that will be appearing on German Pulse over a five week period.  Many of the primary sources in this work come directly from the archives at The Frederick County Historical Society in Frederick, Marlyand.  Links to the other parts of this …

Amelia Cotter
Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Visit her official website at www.ameliacotter.com, or write to her any time at [email protected].
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Stories from Camp Frederick: German World War II POWs in Frederick, Maryland (Part 2)

By Amelia Cotter on Email

This is the second post of a five part series that will be appearing on German Pulse over a five week period.  Many of the primary sources in this work come directly from the archives at The Frederick County Historical Society in Frederick, Marlyand.  Links to the other parts of this …

Amelia Cotter
Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Visit her official website at www.ameliacotter.com, or write to her any time at [email protected].
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Stories from Camp Frederick: German World War II POWs in Frederick, Maryland (Part 1)

By Amelia Cotter on Email

This is the first of a five part series that will be appearing on German Pulse over the next five weeks.  Many of the primary sources in this work come directly from the archives at The Frederick County Historical Society in Frederick, Marlyand. Introduction During World War II, the United States …

Amelia Cotter
Amelia Cotter is an author and storyteller with a special interest in the supernatural, history, and folklore. Visit her official website at www.ameliacotter.com, or write to her any time at [email protected].
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Volkstrauertag

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

The Volkstrauertag (People’s Day of Mourning), was founded in 1919 to commemorate those who died in WWI.  The day was intended to create a bond between those who did not suffer losses and the dependents of the fallen soldiers.  During the National Socialist regime a law was passed making this …

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