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Hammer of the gods : the Thule Society and the birth of Nazism

Author: David Luhrssen
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Discusses the origins of Nazism in the occult Thule Society, which promoted the racial superiority of Aryans, exploring its attempts to create an anti-Semitic front for promoting its beliefs and the founding of the German Workers' Party.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Rudolf Sebottendorf, Freiherr von; Rudolf Sebottendorf, Freiherr von; Rudolf Sebottendorf, Freiherr von
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Luhrssen
ISBN: 9781597978576 1597978574
OCLC Number: 733238382
Description: xxi, 293 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Coming Race --
Shadows on the Danube --
Munchausen Incarnate --
Hammer of the Gods --
The German Revolution --
The Bavarian Socialist Republic --
The Battle for Munich --
Thule and the Nazi Circle --
Trail of the Crooked Cross --
Thule.org.
Responsibility: David Luhrssen.

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