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The American axis

Author: Max Wallace
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines how Charles Lindbergh's support for Nazi militarism and U.S. isolationism and Henry Ford's business dealings with Germany tarnished their idealized images. Drawing on original lsources, Wallace brings out some pertinent connections between the two men's anti-Semitism and their ties with the rising Nazi regime. Their influence culminated in an abuse of power that helped strengthen Hitler's regime and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Henry Ford; Charles A Lindbergh; Henry Ford; Charles A Lindbergh; Henry (Unternehmer 1863-1947) Ford; Charles A Lindbergh
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max Wallace
ISBN: 0312335318 9780312335311 0312290225 9780312290221
OCLC Number: 57491688
Description: 465 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Max Wallace.

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Examines how Charles Lindbergh's support for Nazi militarism and U.S. isolationism and Henry Ford's business dealings with Germany tarnished their idealized images. Drawing on original lsources, Wallace brings out some pertinent connections between the two men's anti-Semitism and their ties with the rising Nazi regime. Their influence culminated in an abuse of power that helped strengthen Hitler's regime and undermined the Allied war effort.

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""The American Axis" provides insightful lessons about how the twin spectacles of power and hate operated in a previous generation."--"The Washington Post" "What a drama! Two of the most popular Read more...

 
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