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Iron and Steel in the German Inflation 1916-1923
Iron and Steel in the German Inflation 1916-1923
By Gerald D. Feldman
Princeton University Press, 1977, 518 pp.

A major scholarly effort, based on private business records and public archives, to assess the manner in which heavy industry survived and indeed benefited from the turmoil of defeat and long-term inflation. An important contribution to German history in the interwar period and to the relation of inflation to politics.