World Economic Forum, October 2016
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Prokhorov Centre Lecture: Christopher Clark
Sir Christopher Clark, Regius Professor of History at Cambridge and best-selling author of The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914, deliveres a public lecture in Sheffield on "The Geopolitics of Revolution in 1848".Full lecture by Christopher Clark>
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We are large by the standards of other British German Departments with a diverse team of professors, leturers, tutors and researchers.
Germanic Studies has a long tradition of distinguished research in German and Germanic Studies and a diverse and active current research profile, extending into comparative topics.