The face of the Third Reich portraits of the Nazi leadership by Joachim Fest

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  • Germany -- Biography.

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Statement[by] Joachim C. Fest. Translated from the German by Michael Bullock.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDD256.5 .F413 1970b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 402 p.
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5981441M
ISBN 100394734076
LC Control Number66010412
OCLC/WorldCa74437

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World War II was a global conflict driven by adversarial political ideologies: fascism, National Socialism, and democracy. WWII began with Adolph Hitler’s invasion of Poland.

He was a leader of the Third Reich, an authoritarian government which was imperialist and authoritarian and treated its adversaries very harshly, particularly, Germany’s Jewish communities.

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