RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 55682369 LA English T1 Hitler Youth : growing up in Hitler's shadow A1 Bartoletti, Susan Campbell., PB Scholastic Nonfiction PP New York YR 2005 SN 0439353793 9780439353793 AB The story of a generation of German young people who devoted all their energy to the Hitler Youth and the propaganda that brought Hitler his power, and the youths that resisted the Nazi movement. "I begin with the young. We older ones are used up. But my magnificent youngsters! Look at these men and boys! What material! With them, I can create a new world."--Adolf Hitler, Nuremberg,1933. By the time Hitler became Chancellor of Germany in 1933, 3.5 million children belonged to the Hitler Youth. It would become the largest youth group in history. Susan Campbell Bartoletti explores how Hitler gained the loyalty, trust, and passion of so many of Germany's young people. Her research includes telling interviews with surviving Hitler Youth members.