It is thorough and has many first-hand accounts and documents sited. The accounts of what happened to the Uni students sofie scholl, her brother and the third student and how the fought the evil regime are a service to their much unknown events. They are true heroes in a world of over-inflated self-worth. Much of the events occur in France where the author is from and Poland, yet much of the accounts of what happened in other countries would have solidified the book.
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Dugal Such as descriptions of each of the subdivisions within a particular branch of the Gestapo Cruelty, a taste An extremely unpleasant, even horrific read. Empieza a leer The Gestapo en tu Kindle en menos de un minuto. Which is not surprising since the author had first had experience during the war.
This is an incredibly detailed account which is what a good examination of history should be. Books by Jacques Delarue. Because the author is French, a lot of the book is about France, which is a little annoying sometimes. This book is a lesson in how a society becomes insanely dangerous to itself and its neighbors.
Refresh and try again. You can, and should, read for yourselves the grisly horror of the Nazis, and perhaps worse, the at best cowardice and at worst, the silent and self-serving confirmation and support of the atrocities by the German populace. Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones. Given that this book was written in fifties and the topic is very close to the author who was a victim of the Gestapoits a very interesting description of how the Gestapo worked, the infighting, the total control, and just how quickly ordinary people can be corrupted in the right situation.
Yet, this book contains one key element which nearly all modern works must by definition lack. I was hoping learn more about the intricacies of the Gestapo, and less details of the Holocaust, though I know they go hand in hand. Gana dinero con nosotros. Since the information was taken directly from existent records -the text is organized and presented as a summary of those documents- this book deserves to be read, in order to learn how an evil man —Himmler- incredibly, in just 12 years, uacques a so intricate and obeying organization, aimed exclusively to restrict liberty, submit millions of people in various European countries and built death factories around Europe for efficiently kill millions of human beings.
But the thing that haunts me was that in7 tons of human hair was found. Every detail of one of the most evil organizations of the second world war is described. However, it is dated because much more information has been uncovered since its publication.
The Gestapo: A History of Horror It was a world where people exterminated for pleasure and where murderers were treated as heroes Abuse was unpunished and treachery was rewarded. Aug 22, Kevin rated it liked it. In normal periods his evil instincts remain in the background, held in check by the conventions, habits, laws, and criteria of civilization, but let a regime come which not only liberates these terrible impulses but makes a virtue of jacquee, then from the depths of time the snout of the beast reappears, tears aside the slender disguise imposed by civilization, and howls the death cries of forgotten ages.
It is definitely worth a try if you know at least a bit about World War 2, if you can remember numerous German names and if you want to learn more. We must be conscious that provided the convenient circumstances; such an organization may appear again. I liked that the author spent some time explaining external military and political events so as to provide a frame of reference for how the Gestapo developed.
This book is one of the best researched that I have found about the most sinister groups to ever plague the world. An intimate look gesgapo the rise and fall of the Gestapo This book explains and demonstrates the rise and fall of the Gestapo, the army, and even the rise of Hitler.
We need to review and understand what really went on. The book is researched in detail and provides a great bit of them. But the best was saved for the last few pages where the author reveals the awful truth—none of us are exempt from the temptation to follow the lead of another Hitler.
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