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Hitler and the Nazi Cult of Film and Fame
Michael Munn.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781620877272.  Daedalus Item Code: 42156
 
Adolf Hitler believed that he was more of an artist than a politician, and in his Germany, politics and culture became one. Under his regime, loyal actors, writers, and musicians were lauded, while ... (Read More)
 
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Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields
Wendy Lower.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544334496.  Daedalus Item Code: 62518
 
(2013 National Book Award Finalist) For too long we have ignored the reality of women's participation in the Holocaust, not as loyal wives and cheerleaders for the führer but as sadistic ... (Read More)
 
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Hitler's Piano Player: The Rise and Fall of Ernst Hanfstaengl, Confidant of Hitler, Friend of the Allies
Peter Conradi.
Publisher: Duckworth.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780715635285.  Daedalus Item Code: 61479
 
An early and ardent supporter of Adolph Hitler, cosmopolitan businessman Ernst Hanfstaengl helped to finance the publication of Mein Kampf and wrote jingoistic music for the German military. ... (Read More)
 
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Hitler's Secret Jewish Psychic: And Other Strange and Obscure History
Phil Mason.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781629147734.  Daedalus Item Code: 52135
 
In this treasury of anecdotes about small, everyday events that have had enormous consequences for history and culture, Phil Mason gives us everything from the birth of Picasso, who would not breathe ... (Read More)
 
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Hitler's Slaves: Life Stories of Forced Labourers in Nazi-Occupied Europe
Alexander Von Plato, Almut Leh & Christoph Thonfeld, eds.
Publisher: Berghahn.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781845456986.  Daedalus Item Code: 60291
 
During World War II at least 13.5 million people were employed as forced laborers in the territories occupied by Germany's Third Reich. Putting a human face on what can easily become a mere ... (Read More)
 
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Hot Dogs and Cocktails: When FDR Met King George VI at Hyde Park on Hudson
Peter Conradi.
Publisher: Alma Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781846883163.  Daedalus Item Code: 61469
 
The co-author of The King's Speech recounts here another pivotal incident in the life of King George VI, as the monarch made a June 1939 visit to Franklin Roosevelt's Hyde Park estate. With ... (Read More)
 
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How to Lose the Civil War: Military Mistakes of the War Between the States
Bill Fawcett, ed.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061807275.  Daedalus Item Code: 51359
 
For four years in the mid-19th century, brother fought brother in the terrible conflict between the Union and the Confederacy, an epic historical drama indelibly marked by a remarkable cast of ... (Read More)
 
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The Imperial War Museum Book of 1914: The Men Who Went to War
Malcolm Brown.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781447270331.  Daedalus Item Code: 42361
 
When England's summer of 1914 was shattered by an assassination in the Balkans, thousands of British boys signed up to fight for His Majesty in Europe, in a war they all expected would be glorious ... (Read More)
 
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In Darkest Alaska: Travel and Empire Along the Inside Passage
Robert Campbell.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220483.  Daedalus Item Code: 40299
 
Even before the great Klondike Gold Rush of 1897, Alaska loomed large in the American imagination as a land of unknown wonders. Thousands of adventurers journeyed along the Inside Passage—the nearly ... (Read More)
 
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In Praise of Flattery
Willis Goth Regier.
Publisher: Nebraska.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780803239692.  Daedalus Item Code: 43184
 
Where would we be without flattery? Alexander the Great applied it as imperial policy, Caesar and Cleopatra were masters of it, and Napoleon devoured it, although Cicero called flattery "the handmaid ... (Read More)
 
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Inside U.S.A.: 50th-Anniversary Edition
John Gunther. Arthur Schlesinger Jr., intro.
Publisher: New Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781565843585.  Daedalus Item Code: 61704
 
The books in the Inside series by journalist John Gunther were hugely popular in the 1930s and 40s; for this book, originally published in 1947, Gunther set out from California and traveled the ... (Read More)
 
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Into the Jaws of Death: The True Story of the Legendary Raid on Saint-Nazaire
Robert Lyman.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782064473.  Daedalus Item Code: 61312
 
On the night of March 28, 1942, in one of the most audacious raids of World War II, 600 British commandos and seamen set out across the English Channel in a flotilla bound for occupied France. They ... (Read More)
 
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