Revolution and Soviet Republics in Bavaria 1918/19 - Detailed Level

The virtual exhibition "Revolution and Soviet Republics in Bavaria 1918/19" is supplemented by additional sources and literature on important events and protagonists of this epochal upheaval. The first Bavarian Prime Minister Kurt Eisner (1867-1919) will be the focus of particular attention. This detailed level of the exhibition was conceived from 2007 to 2009 as a thematic focus of the Bayerische Landesbibliothek Online (BLO) and updated in 2018.

Further Reading

Sources on and Descriptions of Kurt Eisner

The Controversy Surrounding Eisner’s Publications on the Issue of Culpability for the War

The Bavarian Soviet Committees

The Protagonists of the Soviet Republic

Contemporaneous Sources and Collections of Sources

Early Representations of the History of Revolution and Soviet Republic