Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - 19th Century European History

Chair for the 19th Century European History

The „long 19th century“ refers to the period of history between the French Revolution and the First World War characterized as the “Breakthrough into Modernity”.
The complexity of the transition and the difficulties encountered when attempting to reduce its phenomena to a common cause betray the fact that no single thematic designation or historical process can be applied to sufficiently explain it. Cont


Prof. Dr. Birgit Aschmann

Kerstin Brudnachowski

Office: Friedrichstraße 191-193, Room 5065
Tel.: +49 (0)30/ 2093-70 581
E-Mail: birgit.aschmann(at)

Office: Friedrichstraße 191-193, Room 5021
Tel.: +49 (0)30/ 2093-70 582;

Fax: +49 (0)30/ 2093-70 649
E-Mail: brudnachowskik(at)

Office Hours:

Mo    15.00 - 16.00

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Mailing Address

Faculty of Arts and Humanities I
Department of History
Chair for the 19th Century European History
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin


Friedrichstraße 191-193
10117 Berlin


Office Hours: Mo-Th, 10.00-15.00