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The face of the Third Reich : portraits of the Nazi leadership / Joachim C. Fest ; translated from the German by Michael Bullock.

; Mazal Holocaust Collection
[1st American ed.].. New York : Pantheon Books, [1970] .
ISBN 0394734076, 9780394734071

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Standard Title Gesicht des Dritten Reiches. English
Other Authors Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Subjects Germany -- Biography.
National socialism.
Description xiii, 402 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Translation of Das Gesicht des Dritten Reiches.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 386-391).
Summary Presents the personal profiles of the Nazi leaders in the Third Reich, focusing on their monstrous psyches and their corruption of political and moral standards.
Contents Part one: Adolf Hitler's path from men's hostel to Reich chancellery -- The incubation period -- The drummer -- The F̈uhrer -- The Reich chancellor -- Victor and vanquished -- Part two: Practitioners and technicians of totalitarian rule -- Hermann G̈oring--number two -- Joseph Goebbels: 'man the beast' -- Reinhard Heydrich--the successor -- Heinrich Himmler--pretty bourgeois and grand inquisitor -- Martin Bormann--the brown eminence -- Ernst R̈ohm and the lost generation -- Part three: Functionaries of totalitarian rule -- Franz von Papen and the conservative collaboration --Alfred Rosenberg--the forgotten disciple -- Joachim von Ribbentrop and the degradation of diplomacy -- Rudolf Hess: the embarrassment of freedom -- Albert Speer and the immorality of the technicians -- Hans Frank--imitation of a man of violence -- Baldur von Schirach and the 'mission of the younger generation' -- General von X: behaviour and role of the officer corps in the Third Reich -- 'Professor NSDAP': the intellectuals and national socialism -- German wife and mother: the role of women in the Third Reich -- Rudolf Ḧoss--the man from the crowd -- Part four: The face of the Third Reich: attempt at a summing up.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area Germany
Network Numbers (OCoLC)74437
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Fest, Joachim C., 1926-2006.
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