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The Nazi terror : the Gestapo, Jews and ordinary Germans

Author: Eric A Johnson
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2002.
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This study of the Gestapo offers an explanation of how the Nazi police state worked.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric A Johnson
ISBN: 0719561663 9780719561665
OCLC Number: 59377848
Notes: Originally published: U.S.: Basic, 1999; London: John Murray, 2000.
Description: 544 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I Nazi terror and the Gestapo: locating Nazi terror - setting, interpretations, evidence; inside Gestapo headquarters - the agents of the terror. Part II Nazi terror and the Jews, 1933-1939: the course of Jewish persecution in the prewar years; a closer look - survivors' recollections and Jewish case files. Part III Nazi terror and potential opponents, 1933-1939: destroying the Left; the cross and the swastika - quieting religious opposition. Part IV Nazi terror and "ordinary" Germans: Nazi terror and "ordinary" Germans - 1933-1939 - Nazi terror and "ordinary" Germans - the war years; a summation - defendants, denouncers and Nazi terror. Part V The Gestapo, "ordinary" Germans and the murder of the Jews: persecution and deportation, 1939-1942; murder one by one, 1943-1945; mass murder, mass silence. Part VI Aftermath and conclusions: Christmas presents for the Gestapo.
Responsibility: Eric A. Johnson.


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'Extraordinarily thorough, original and suggestive' -- Daniel Johnson, Daily Telegraph 'Soberly written, impeccably researched and deeply disturbing' -- Christopher Gray, Oxford Times

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