Hitler and Nazi Germany

Hitler and Nazi Germany

by Frank McDonough
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521595029

ISBN-13: 9780521595025

Pub. Date: 07/28/1999

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The twelve years, from 1933 to 1945, when Adolf Hitler was dictator of Nazi Germany stand out as one of the most remarkable periods in the history of the twentieth century. In many books on this subject, the personality of Hitler is so dominant that significant political, social, economic

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An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The twelve years, from 1933 to 1945, when Adolf Hitler was dictator of Nazi Germany stand out as one of the most remarkable periods in the history of the twentieth century. In many books on this subject, the personality of Hitler is so dominant that significant political, social, economic and international developments often retreat into the background. In this book Frank McDonough explains the dramatic history of the Nazi period within a wider context. By isolating key problem areas within current historical debates and by including a selection of primary source documents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521595025
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Cambridge Perspectives in History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.35(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Adolf Hitler: early life, ideology and rise to power, 1889-1933; 2. The Nazi state and economy; 3. Inside Nazi Germany: social and cultural developments; 4. Opposition and resistance inside Nazi Germany; 5. Foreign policy: Hitler's road to war, 1933-39; 6. Hitler at war, 1939-45; 7. Mass murder under Nazi rule; 8. The verdict of historians.

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