The life and death of Adolf Hitler

Giblin, James Cross, 1933-2016

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  • Creator by James Cross Giblin
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Clarion Books, ©2002.
  • Physical Details
    • 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 0395903718, 9780395903711, 0544455916, 9780544455917
  • OCLC ocm47658930

Summary

  • Explores the life of the dangerous and destructive dictator Adolf Hitler whose aggressive foreign policies set off World War II and caused the deaths of over 6 million Jews. He committed heinous crimes against humanity worldwide.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Most dangerous dictator -- Young Adolf -- Homeless in Vienna -- Corporal Hitler -- Power of speech -- Launching a revolution -- Arrested -- Mein Kampf -- Death in the family -- Path to power -- One nation, one party, one Fuhrer -- Triumph of the Will -- "Heil, mein Fuhrer!" -- On the march -- Triumphant homecoming -- "Peace in our time" -- Before the storm -- One conquest after another -- War on two fronts -- "Final solution" -- Stalingrad-and after -- Bomb under the table -- Last offensive -- Down to the bunker -- Hitler lives
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