dpa // Dario Fontanella serving Spaghetti Eis in his Mannheim ice cream shop.
Spaghetti Eis: Creative German Cuisine
dpa // A fossil from the Grube Messel.
Archaeological Finds and Ancient History in Germany
When you hear the words “German history,” what comes to mind? World War II, Hitler, and the Third Reich? World War I? Or does your mind immediately flip to names like Charlemagne, Martin Luther, and Gutenberg? Though the arrival of the East Germanic tribes in the area now known as Germany has been dated back to approximately 500 B.C., fossils found in Germany offer a window into a history much, much older.