Listen and Learn First German Words

Listen and learn words by pressing the pictures on the cards to hear the words. This looks like a book but it`s actually a clever sound panel that allows children to hear 128 German words spoken by a native speaker. Simply take one of the Four cards (each features 16 words and pictures on each side) out of the envelope and insert into the slot as instructed. Press `go` and then press a picture to Continue reading

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Storming the Eagle`s Nest: Hitler`s War in The Alps

From the Fall of France in June 1940 to Hitler`s suicide in April 1945, the swastika flew from the peaks of the High Savoy in the western Alps to the passes above Ljubljana in the east. The Alps as much as Berlin were the heart of the Third Reich. `Yes,` Hitler declared of his headquarters in the Bavarian Alps, `I have a close link to this mountain. Much was done there, came about and ended there; Continue reading

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Berlin Now: The Rise of the City and the Fall of the Wall

In Berlin Now, and on the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Wall, a legendary Berliner tells the inside story of the city. Over the last five decades, no other city has changed more than Berlin. Divided in 1961, reunited in 1989, it has morphed over the last twenty-five years into Europe`s most vibrant melting-pot of artists, immigrants and entrepreneurs. Pieces of the wall are collected around Continue reading

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Berlin Art and Architecture

” Each volume of the Art & Architecture series is opulently illustrated. The highly readable texts provide concentrated information on accessing well-known and less-known sites in the world of art. An image of every piece of art that is described is included, allowing readers to easily recognize the original in situ. Insets on cultural and historical topics and illustrated glossaries, summaries Continue reading

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Roads to Berlin: Detours and Riddles in the Lands and History of Germany

Roads to Berlin maps the changing landscape of Germany, from the period before the fall of the Wall to the present. Written and updated over the course of several decades, an eyewitness account of the pivotal events of 1989 gives way to a perceptive appreciation of its difficult passage to reunification. Nooteboom`s writings on politics, people, architecture and culture are as digressive as they a Continue reading

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The Simpsons – Bart Simpson Lifesize Cut-Out

The cardboard cut-out of Bart Simpson measures 90cm tall and is sure to add the wow factor to any home, office, event or party. Great for collectors and gifts. All cut-outs are designed to be free standing and are erected within seconds. It is also possible to leave the supports flat and wall mount the standee as you wish. All lifesize standups fold down for easy storage. For ages 3 years and over Continue reading

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