The Nazi State and German Society invites students to view the history of the twentieth century's most infamous totalitarian regime through the voices of people who experienced it. Robert Moeller's comprehensive introduction presents an overview of the Nazi regime, from Weimar to the end of the war, explaining the factors that led millions of ordinary Germans to sacrifice individual rights in the interest of collective goals and national security. The effects of Nazi rule on Jews and other persecuted groups are explored, along with a discussion of why so few people organized against the regime. Over 50 documents from a broad range of perspectives bring this history to life and illustrate the effect of Nazi rule on German society.
Number of Pages: 208 Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780312454685 Publication Date:21/08/2009 Listed in:European history, c 1900 to c 2000 Publishers:PALGRAVE MACMILLAN, St Martin's Press