The book contains a collection of papers dedicated to Hans Grauert on the occasion of his 70th birthday. The reader can also find here a list of his publications, a long list of his doctoral students (40 altogether), together with the program of the conference organized in Göttingen on this occasion in April 2000. There are 17 research contributions on many topics from complex geometry (often related to work of H. Grauert) by W. Barth; T. Bauer and his coworkers; I. Bauer, F. Catanese and R. Pignatelli; A. Bonifant and J. Fornaess; C. Ciliberto and K. Hulek; J.P. Demailly; H. Flenner and M. Lübke; A. Huckleberry and J. Wolf; Y. Kawamata; S. Kebekus; T. Peternell and A. Sommese; K. Oguiso and De-Qi Zhang; T. Oshawa, S. Schröer and B. Siebert; Y.-T. Siu; E. Viehweg and K. Zuo, and by J. Wisniewski.

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