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Albert Speer : his battle with truth

Author: Gitta Sereny
Publisher: London : Picador, 1996, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the ruling circles of the Third Reich, Albert Speer was one of the most powerful figures. He was not only Hitler's architect and armaments minister but the Fuhrer's closest friend. In the dock at the Nuremberg Trials, Speer was one of the few defendants to take responsibility for Nazi war crimes, even as he denied knowledge of the Holocaust. Now this moral and psychological enigma is unveiled in a monumental  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Albert Speer; Albert Speer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gitta Sereny
ISBN: 0330346970 9780330346979
OCLC Number: 35635656
Notes: Originally published 1995 by Macmillan.
Awards: Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Biography) 1995
Winner of Duff Cooper Prize 1995
Short-listed for Marsh Biography Award 1997
Description: xx, 757 pages, [24] pages of plates ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gitta Sereny.

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A biography of Albert Speer, an important figure of the Nazi High Command. An architect and an intellectual, he was seen to be a humane man, but, as Minister for Armaments, how could he not have  Read more...

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