It was Hitler's boast that the Third Reich would las a thousand years. Instead it lasted only of twelve. But into its short life was packed the most cataclysmic series of events that Western civilisation has ever known.
William Shirer is on of the very few historians to have gained ful access to the sercret German acrhives which the Allies captured intact. He was also present at the Nuremberg trials.
'I can think of no book which I would rather put in the hands of anyone who wanted to find out what happened in Germany between 1930 and 1945, and why the history of those years should never be forgotten.' Alan Bullock
'Monumental - perfectly balanced, yet all the time marked with the personality and understanding of the author. It is a great book; a great record.' Bernard Levin
'The standard, indeed the classic, history of Nazism. We should be thankful to the historian whose solid work will permanently preserve the truth.' Hugh Trevor-RoperPrésentation de l'éditeur :
Hailed as “one of the most important works of history of our time” ( The New York Times), this definitive chronicle of Hitler’s rise to power is back in hardcover with a new introductory essay by Ron Rosenbaum ( Explaining Hitler and How the End Begins) commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of its National Book Award win.
The fiftieth anniversary edition of the National Book Award–winning bestseller that is the definitive study of Adolf Hitler, the rise of Nazi Germany, the Holocaust, and World War II. This special edition now features a new introduction by Ron Rosenbaum, author of Explaining Hitler and How the End Begins.
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Description du livre Paperback. État : Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. N° de réf. du libraire GOR001820233
Description du livre État : good. 1420 Gramm. N° de réf. du libraire M00600552659-G
Description du livre Bison Books. (Subject: The Third Reich - General) A large format illustrated history of the Third Reich. This is the abridged version based on William Shirer's authoritative original. Shirer personally witnessed Hitler's Nazi's rise to power, and he remained in Germany during the early years of World War II. (Published: 1987) (Publisher: Bison Books) (ISBN: 0600552659) (Pagination: Large format, 256pp, 100 col & 200 b/w photos, maps) (Condition: vg in dw) UL-XXXXXX. N° de réf. du libraire 21188-02