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The Berlin mission : the American who resisted Nazi Germany from within

Author: Richard Breitman
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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An unknown story of an unlikely hero--the U.S. consul who best analyzed the threat posed by Nazi Germany and predicted the horrors to come.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Raymond Herman Geist; Raymond Herman Geist
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Breitman
ISBN: 9781541742161 1541742168 9781541742178 1541742176
OCLC Number: 1085578584
Description: x, 329 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Visas --
The rise of the Nazis --
Americans encounter the Nazi revolution --
Very private lives --
Probing the new state --
Immigration and emigration --
Post-Olympic competition --
Austria and Freud --
The refugee crisis --
Kristallnacht --
Testing Goring --
Children --
Toward war --
From afar --
Indirect influence.
Responsibility: Richard Breitman.

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As the Nazis gained political power in Weimar Berlin, a US consul/diplomat observed their activities, interceded when they threatened American lives and developed the earliest and fullest  Read more...

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