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Author Friedrich, Thomas, 1948-2011
Uniform Title Missbrauchte Hauptstadt. English
Title Hitler and Berlin : abused city / Thomas Friedrich.
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, 2012.
Book Cover
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 Floor2  DD880 .F7713 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xiii, 482 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 'It's a wonderful city': 1916-18: Hitler's early visits to Berlin -- 'Not away from Berlin but towards Berlin': 1919-25: a social climber from Munich on his way north -- 'It is the Gau's tragedy that it never had a real leader': 1922-6: setbacks in building up the NSDAP in Berlin -- 'A second headquarters': 1926: Goebbels takes over the running of the party in Berlin -- 'The alternative Berlin is lying in wait, ready to pounce': 1927-28: the successes of of a dangerously misjudged splinter group -- 'The movement is now gaining ground in worrying ways': 1928-30: the breakthrough as the dominant pary of the Right -- 'Hitler is standing at the gates of Berlin': 1930: the NSDAP between legitimate tactics and open violence -- 'he hates Berlin and loves Munich: 1931: the capital as the butt of ridicule and vituperation -- 'The power struggle is just beginning': 1932: the start of a decisive year -- 'German Berlin is on the march': 1932-33: the road to power -- 'A real and genuine capital': 1933 and later: Hitler's metropolis.
Language Translated from the German.
Subject Berlin (Germany) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.
National socialism -- Germany -- Berlin.
Alternate Title Hilter's Berlin: abused city
ISBN 9780300166705 (cl : alk. paper)
0300166702 (cl : alk. paper)
OCLC number 756767687