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The lone assassin : the epic true story of the man who almost killed Hitler

Author: Helmut Ortner
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"The Lone Assassin is a powerfully gripping tale that takes you back to 1939, as you follow Elser from the Munich Beer Hall, across the border, and sadly, to the concentration camp where his heroic life ended."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
History
Named Person: Johann Georg Elser; Adolf Hitler; Johann Georg Elser; Adolf Hitler; Johann Georg Elser; Adolf Hitler
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helmut Ortner
ISBN: 9781616083830 1616083832
OCLC Number: 759908650
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Translation of: Der Einzelgänger.
Description: vii, 183 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The arrest --
The assassination attempt --
The interrogations --
One people, one Reich, one Führer --
The confession --
Secret Gestapo matter --
Königsbronn years --
Departure --
Return to a "German village" --
The decision, the plan --
The nights in the hall --
"Enhanced interrogation" --
The death of Protective Custody Prisoner E --
Epilogue: Georg Elser, a man without ideology.
Other Titles: Einzelgänger.
Responsibility: Helmut Ortner ; translated by Ross Benjamin.
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Georg Elser was just an ordinary member of society living in Munich. That is, however, until he took it upon himself to assassinate the Fuhrer, Adolph Hitler. This is the story, scene by scene, of  Read more...

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Perhaps as thorough a study of the people involved and significance of the events as can be constructed. --Publishers Weekly"

 
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