a special interest in the history of my home region, which is
Braunschweig, in Germany.
IMy focus on the early 20th
century. I am especially interested in the question, how have
the Nazis been able to rise to power in Germany 1933? This
interest is driven by a desire to go beyond documenting the
horrible things that happened during the Nazi regime, and
provide some insight into the question of 'why?' could this
My occasional work on history has led so some
presentations, blogs and other documents that I am happy to
share on this website.
"Understanding how Hitler became German ...",
Blog, The Conversation, August 2019.
"Conocer los primeros pasos political de Hitler ..."
(in Spanish), Blog, The Conversation, September 2019
Citizenship, presentation to history
students at Western University, October 2019
AfD Parteitag an einen historischen Ort,
Commentary (in German), Braunschweiger Zeitung, November
Background note with historical timeline,
Braunschweig 1920-1933, web only document, August 2019
History of Braunschweig and England,
from Henry the Lion to Bath-Braunschweig Twinning,
presentation given at the Bath German Society,
February 2011 (poster)
A wiki about
(1891-1968), written 2010