Entries by Nahariel79

Walter Grab

Historian Walter Grab was a faculty member of Tel-Aviv University specializing in Modern German and Central-European history, founder of the Institute for German History and serving as head from the very beginning in 1971 until his retirement in 1985. He was born in 1919 to a Jewish middle-class family in Vienna, where he spent the […]

The Institute for German History, Tel Aviv University

The Institute for German History, inaugurated on 21 October 1971, was the first institute of its kind in Israeli academia entirely devoted to the study of German History. Its establishment was made possible through the support of the Volkswagen Foundation. Shortly thereafter, a core of supporters for the institute was established in Germany, consisting of […]