The Wende Museum Reopens!

The Wende Museum of the Cold War is an art museum, historical archive, and educational institution in Culver City, California. As of November 2017, the museum has reopened in a 1949 former national guard armory. To celebrate its reopening, we’ve compiled a list of Wende books below:


Berlin Divided City, 1945-1989

Edited by Philip Broadbent and Sabine Hake


The ‘Conservative Revolutionaries’

The Protestant and Catholic Churches in Germany after Radical Political Change in the 1990s

Thériault, B.


Bloom And Bust

Urban Landscapes In The East Since German Reunification

Edited by Gwyneth Cliver and Carrie Smith-Prei



East German Cinema 1946-1992

Edited by Seán Allan and John Sandford


Disenchantment With Market Economics

East Germans and Western Capitalism

Birgit Müller


From The Bonn To The Berlin Republic

Germany At The Twentieth Anniversary Of Unification

Edited by Jeffrey Anderson and Eric Langenbacher


Reconstructing Education

East German Schools After Unification

Rosalind M. O. Pritchard