Culture - Culture

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      Cul tu re German culture began long before the rise of Germany as a nation state.Due to its rich  cultural history, Germany is often known as das Land der Dichter und Denker which in  english means the land of poets and thinkers.Germany, over the centuries, has produced  great number of geniuses and notable people, such as Albert Einstein, Ludwig van  Beethoven and Martin Luther.German literature can be traced back to the middle ages. The  fairy tales collections collected and published by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm in the 19 th  century have become famous throughout the world.Germany has been home of many famous  inventors and engineers such as Johannes Gutenberg, who has been given credit for the  invention of movable type printing in Europe.Hans Geiger, the creator of the Geiger counter,  and Konrad Zuse who built the first computer.German inventors, engineers and 
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course HISTORY hs101 taught by Professor Lynch during the Spring '12 term at Dublin City University.

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Culture - Culture

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