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Explaining Hitler: The Search for the Origins of His Evil - Ron Rosenbaum
Explaining Hitler: The Search for the Origins of His Evil
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When Hitler's war ended in 1945, the war over Hitler--who he really was, what gave birth to his unique evil--had just begun. Hitler did not escape the bunker in Berlin but, half a century later, he has managed to escape explanation in ways both frightening and profound. Explaining Hitler is an... show more
When Hitler's war ended in 1945, the war over Hitler--who he really was, what gave birth to his unique evil--had just begun. Hitler did not escape the bunker in Berlin but, half a century later, he has managed to escape explanation in ways both frightening and profound. Explaining Hitler is an extraordinary quest, an expedition into the war zone of Hitler theories. This is a passionate, enthralling book that illuminates what Hitler explainers tell us about Hitler, about the explainers, and about ourselves.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780060953393 (006095339X)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
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Lisa (Harmony)
Lisa (Harmony) rated it
3.0 Explaining Hitler: The Search for the Origins of His Evil
The book sold itself to me due to the title and the cover. The title because this question has fascinated me since I was a little girl and read The Diary of Anne Frank and The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich. Hitler and his regime seem so the embodiment of evil, surely to examine the question of Hi...
Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it
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The question of why is a powerful question. You can reduce anyone to a mass by simply repeating it. Of course, the drawback to such a question is the fact that some answers reduce things to a too simple answer or too make things too complicted. Or worse, offer an excuse. Sometimes the answer sho...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
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togs - home audioI so want to get on with other reads but every time I go to put this on hold, the next MUST moment happens. This is gripping stuff indeed.Whilst I do not tilt towards the notion of a supernatural version of evil (so I'd be the last person to consider the exorcist plan of action if y...
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