Friedemann in need
Needlessly studied history and German at the University of Tübingen . He then worked as a dictionary editor for the Bibliographical Institute , as a publisher's editor at Rowohlt and as a journalist for the Jahr Verlag . From 1981 he lived as a freelance author in Hamburg . Among other things, he wrote for ZEIT and the Süddeutsche Zeitung .
As a book author, Benürftig had a wide range of topics. Among other things, he published the "Great Lexicon of the Third Reich" (as editor with Christian Zentner ) and the "Pocket Lexicon Germany after 1945" as well as biographies of people from contemporary history such as Otto von Bismarck or Adolf Hitler , but also, for example, the "History of the Pharmacy" and a volume on the “royal and princely houses of Europe”. He also wrote the texts for a comic biography of Adolf Hitler. He also worked as a ghostwriter . Walter Görlitz collaborated on needy Prussian reading book (1981) .
Friedemann Needy succumbed to cancer a few days before his 70th birthday in a Hamburg palliative center .
- Prussian reader: pictures, texts, documents. Unipart, Stuttgart 1981, ISBN 3-8122-8101-5 .
- as ed. with Christian Zentner : The great lexicon of the Third Reich . Südwest-Verlag, Munich 1985, ISBN 3-517-00834-6 .
- Lexicon Germany after 1945. Carlsen, Hamburg 1996, ISBN 3-551-85030-5 .
- Pocket dictionary Goethe. Piper, Munich / Zurich 1999, ISBN 3-492-22669-8 .
- Christianity: past and present. Honos, Cologne undated (2003), ISBN 3-8299-5827-7 .
- When Hitler built the atomic bomb: lies and errors about the "Third Reich". Piper, Munich 2003, ISBN 3-492-04443-3 .
- The loveliest of the loveliest figures: Ulrike von Levetzow and Goethe. Kindler, Reinbek 2004, ISBN 3-463-40463-X .
- The woes of young Wehner: documented in a pen pal in the eventful time 1924–1926. Parthas, Berlin 2005, ISBN 3-86601-059-1 .
- Ploetz - The German Democratic Republic - data, facts, analyzes. Edited by Alexander Fischer (1987), updated by Friedemann Bedürftig. Licensed edition, Cologne 2004, ISBN 3-89836-347-3
- Literature by and about Friedemann Bedürftig in the catalog of the German National Library
- Short biography and reviews of works by Friedemann Bedürftig at perlentaucher.de
- Obituary in the Hamburger Abendblatt (December 8, 2010)
- Portrait at ABW-Wissenschaftsverlag
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German journalist and author|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 12, 1940|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Wroclaw|
|DATE OF DEATH||November 30, 2010|
|Place of death||Hamburg cracks|