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Germans against Hitler : the Stauffenberg plot and resistance under the Third Reich

Germans against Hitler : the Stauffenberg plot and resistance under the Third Reich

Author: Hans Mommsen; Angus McGeoch
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
German resistance to Hitler is a central element of the history of Nazism. Hans Mommsen examines the political aims of these 'other Germans'. He analyses the ideologies of the assassination plot of 20th July 1944, the Kreisau Circle, conservative, socialist, church and military oppositions.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Mommsen; Angus McGeoch
ISBN: 9781845118525 1845118529
OCLC Number: 244060809
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Originally published in hardback as: Alternatives to Hitler: I.B. Tauris, 2003.
Description: xiii, 313 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction / Jeremy Noakes --
Carl von Ossietzky and the concept of a right to resist in Germany --
German society and resistance to Hitler --
The social vision and constitutional plans of the German resistance --
The Kreisau Circle and the future reorganization of Germany and Europe --
Count Fritz-Dietlof von der Schulenburg and the Prussian tradition --
German anti-Hitler resistance and the ending of Europe's division into nation-states --
Julius Leber and the German resistance to Hitler --
Wilhelm Leuschner and the resistance movement of 20 July 1944 --
Carlo Mierendorff's 'Socialist Action' programme --
Adolf Reichwein's road to resistance and the Kreisau Circle --
The position of the military opposition to Hitler in the German resistance movement --
Anti-Hitler resistance and the Nazi persecution of Jews.
Other Titles: Alternatives to Hitler.
Alternative zu Hitler.
Responsibility: translated and annotated by Angus McGeoch ; introduction by Jeremy Noakes.


Those Germans, such as Count Claus von Stauffenberg, who fought the Third Reich from within have often been mythologised as heroes in the fight against tyranny but the truth is far more complex. This  Read more...


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