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Germany

Memories of a Nation

By Neil MacGregor
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Germany: Memories of a Nation by Neil MacGregor

Germany (2014) is about the culture and history of the Germanic nations that eventually came together to form modern Germany, a state which has had its share of dramatic historical moments.

  • Culture vultures
  • Historians
  • Travelers to Germany

Between 1987 and 2015, Neil McGregor served as the director of multiple British art and history museums, including the National Gallery and the British Museum. His other work on Germany includes a BBC Radio 4 series and an exhibition at the British Museum. He’s also the author of A History of the World in 100 Objects and Shakespeare’s Restless World: An Unexpected History in Twenty Objects.

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