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Was Hitler a riddle? : western democracies and national socialism

Author: Abraham Ascher
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Was Hitler A Riddle? is the first comparative study of how British, French, and American diplomats serving in Germany assessed Hitler and the Nazi movement. These assessments provided the governments in London, Paris, and Washington with ample information about the ruthlessness of the authorities in Germany and of their determination to conquer vast stretches of Europe. Had the British, French, and American leaders  Read more...
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Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Adolf Hitler; Adolf Hitler
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Ascher
ISBN: 9780804783552 0804783551 9780804783569 080478356X
OCLC Number: 786003105
Description: x, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The British diplomats --
The French diplomats --
The American diplomats.
Responsibility: Abraham Ascher.

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