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  2. Weimar - Wikipedia

    Weimar [a] is a city in the state of Thuringia, Germany. It is located in Central Germany between Erfurt in the west and Jena in the east, approximately 80 kilometres (50 miles) southwest of Leipzig, 170 kilometres (106 miles) north of Nuremberg and 170 kilometres (106 miles) west of Dresden.

  3. Weimar Republic - Wikipedia

    The Weimar Republic (German: Weimarer Republik [ˈvaɪmaʁɐ ʁepuˈbliːk] ), officially named the German Reich, was a historical period of Germany from 9 November 1918 to 23 March 1933, during which it was a constitutional federal republic for the first time in history; hence it is also referred to, and unofficially proclaimed itself, as the ...

  4. Weimar | Germany, Republic, History, Population, & Facts

    Weimar, city, Thuringia Land (state), eastern Germany. Weimar lies along the Ilm River, just east of Erfurt. First mentioned in documents in 975 as Wimare, it was declared a town in 1254 and was chartered in 1348.

  5. Weimar Republic, the government of Germany from 1919 to 1933, so called because the assembly that adopted its constitution met at Weimar from February 6 to August 11, 1919. The abdication of Emperor William II on November 9, 1918, marked the end of the German Empire.

  6. Weimar Republic: Definition, Inflation & Collapse - HISTORY

    The Weimar Republic was Germany’s government from 1919 to 1933, the period after World War I until the rise of Nazi Germany. It was named after the town of Weimar where Germany’s new...

  7. Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-39 - BBC Bitesize

    Weimar Germany overview Germany became democratic after World War One and, after a troubled start, by 1929 Weimar was more stable and prosperous. Part of History Germany Revise 1 2 Weimar...

  8. The Top 10 Things to See and Do in Weimar, Germany - Culture Trip

    Weimar is not just a beautiful historic town, but has also been home to legendary personalities including Luther, Cranach, Bach, Goethe, Schiller and Nietzsche. Weimar is also known for being the birthplace of the famous Bauhaus Movement and has produced several famous painters.

  9. 17 Reasons Why Germany's Weimar Republic Was a Party-Lovers...

    Germany emerged from the First World War broken and disillusioned. Defeat in the Great War heralded the end of the monarchy, with the Kaiser giving way to the Weimar Republic, named after the small German city that had once been a hotbed of both artistic and scientific progress.

  10. 17 Top-Rated Attractions & Things to Do in Weimar | PlanetWare

    Weimar is famous as the center of classical literature in Germany. While such literary greats as Luther, Cranach, and Bach all lived and worked in the town, Weimar's greatest period began in the 18th century when it became home to the likes of Goethe, Schiller, and Nietzsche.

  11. LibGuides: Primary Sources: Germany in World War II: Weimar...

    The propaganda war in the Rhineland : Weimar Germany, race and occupation after World War I by Peter Collar. Call Number: Jupiter General Collection DD238 .C645 2013. ISBN: 9781780763460. Publication Date: 2013-02-18. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer.