Back in Berlin
- American offers east Germans views of old life. Warner, Mary Beth // Christian Science Monitor;12/7/98, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1
Mentions Bill Meyers, a retired school teacher from Delaware who videotaped dozens of interviews with East Germans before the fall of the Berlin Wall. How 10 years after the wall came down, his films are being shown throughout Germany; His intentions in making the films; The content of the...
- NEGATIVE OFFSET. Vaughn, Mark // AutoWeek;11/30/2009, Vol. 59 Issue 24, p13
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being in Berlin, Germany, during the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.
- When the wall came down... Kamphausen, Roy D. // Military Intelligence;Jul-Sep90, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p28
Describes how the fall of the Berlin Wall has profoundly affected the author and his view of his service in the military. Celebration at Checkpoint Charlie; Entry of East Germans into West Berlin; Destruction of the wall by citizens.
- The concrete curtain. Watson, B.; Vadeboncoeur, A. // Cobblestone;May91, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p24
Recounts events that led up to the construction of the Berlin Wall. Division of Germany after World War II; Occupation by US and Soviet forces; Lure of West Berlin lifestyle and government for East Berlin citizens; Calls by Soviets for removal of western troops; Reaction to building of Berlin...
- Celebration of Unity. // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;12/06/99, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p2
Talks about the Berlin Wall in Germany which was torn down in 1989.
- Wall felled, now a forest of cranes. Walker, Ruth // Christian Science Monitor;8/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 182, p10
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- The wall that shut out the west. Gelb, Norman // Christian Science Monitor;8/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 182, p16
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- Checkpoint Charlie. // Newsweek;4/29/85, Vol. 105 Issue 17, p9
Checkpoint Charlie, a gap in the Berlin Wall, is the best-known crossing between the communist and noncommunist worlds. On the Western side, tourists, anticommunist demonstrators and allied guards watch heavily armed East German sentinels watchingthem. In 1987, many more tourists will be here to...
- The writing on the wall. Darnton, R. // UNESCO Courier;Jun90, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p12
Recounts the author's first-hand observation of the tearing down of the Berlin Wall between Nov. 9 and 12, 1989. Beginning of the destruction; Wall's symbolism; East Germans who stayed home; Western views of the wall; Lure of money; The shadow of the wall.