By Alan Crawford, Tony Czuczka
Angela Merkel: A Chancellorship cast in concern is the definitive new biography of the world’s strongest girl. Delving into Merkel’s prior, the authors clarify the explanations at the back of her force to remake Europe for the age of globalization, her fiscal function types and the stories lower than communism that colour her judgements. For the 1st time in English, Merkel is absolutely put in her eu context. via particular interviews with best coverage makers and Merkel confidants, the publication finds the behind-the-scenes drama of the difficulty that got here to dominate her chancellorship, her prickly courting with the U.S. and admiration for japanese Europe.
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Now, she moved to Leipzig, 270 kilometers (170 miles) to the south, to study at Germany’s secondoldest university, whose past luminaries included quantum physics pioneer Werner Heisenberg. Outside the classroom, Merkel worked as a barmaid, mixing drinks at weekly disco parties in the physics building. 29 Angela Kasner’s first marriage illustrated her ability to make a sudden break and move on if something doesn’t work. She and fellow physics student Ulrich Merkel first met as students in 1974. They were married three years later at the Templin church.
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Angela Merkel: A Chancellorship Forged in Crisis by Alan Crawford, Tony Czuczka