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The Hitler of history

by John Lukacs

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Historiography.
    • Subjects:
    • Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945,
    • National socialism -- Historiography,
    • Heads of state -- Germany -- Biography,
    • Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-271) and index.

      StatementJohn Lukacs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD247.H5 L84 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 279 p. ;
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL366085M
      ISBN 100375701133
      LC Control Number98026451

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      One work remains an absolute standard: British author Ian Kershaw's two-volume Hitler biography published in and , in which the historian focuses primarily on the interaction between. I live in Germany and of course also had history education at school. I know that talking about wasn't by far all we learned, but it very much felt this way. I wonder if you, by posing this question, anticipate that we learn anything other.

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