Award for Dierk Walter in Historical Magazine's Book Competition

In the competition »Historical Books of the Year 2015« conducted by the history magazine DAMALS, the jury has awarded Dierk Walter's book »Organisierte Gewalt in der europäischen Expansion. Gestalt und Logik des Imperialkrieges« first place in the category »historical monographs«.

Congratulations to our author!

Read more about Dierk Walter's book.

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2015

Hamburger Edition will be at the Frankfurt Book Fair again this year, together with the journal of the Hamburg Institute for Social Research, Mittelweg 36. We look forward to your visit at our stand in Hall 3.1, E132, from 14 to 18 October 2015.

Two of Our Books on the Best Non-fiction List August 2015

Two books recently published by Hamburger Edition have been selected by the jury of Germany's most prestigious Best Non-fiction Books List (under the auspices of »Süddeutschen Zeitung« and Norddeutscher Rundfunk) for the top ten in August 2015:
In fifth place is Jacques de Saint Victor, »Die Antipolitischen«

Tenth place went to Matthias Fink, »Srebrenica«

Recent Translations of Books from Hamburger Edition

In late 2014, György Gábor's translation into Hungarian of Wolfgang Kraushaar, »Der Aufruhr der Ausgebildeten« was released by Napivilág Kiadó.

Just out this spring is the English language edition of Elissa Mailänder Koslov, »Gewalt im Dienstalltag. Die SS-Aufseherinnen des Konzentrations- und Vernichtungslagers Majdanek 1942-1944« in a translation prepared by Patricia Szobar for Michigan State University Press.