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Farm in the Green Mountains

Paperback, 22/06/2017, £16.99

Model Occupation: The Channel Islands Under German Rule, 1940-1945

Paperback, 06/07/2017, £16.99
Though rarely remembered today, the Nazis occupied the British Channel Islands for much of the Second World War. What would have happened if the Nazis had invaded Britain? How would the British people have responded - with resistance or collaboration? In this study, we begin to find the answers to this age-old question.

Plots Against Hitler

Hardback, 13/07/2017, £25.00
A new and definitive account of the anti-Nazi underground in Germany and its numerous efforts to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

Daniel Jonah Goldhagen's Hitler's Willing Executioners

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
Before Browning's 1992 book, most Holocaust scholarship focused either on the experience of the victims or on the Nazi political ideology driving the slaughter. He in stead investigates the men who carried out acts of extreme violence. Who were they? How could they end up committing such unspeakable acts?

Ian Kershaw's The "Hitler Myth"

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
First published in 1980, The 'Hitler Myth' is recognized as one of the most important books yet written about Adolf Hitler and the Nazi State. Focusing on what he called the 'history of everyday life,' Kershaw investigated the attitude of the German people toward Hitler.

Duel: Hitler vs.Churchill, 10 May-31 July 1940

Paperback, 04/05/2000, £12.99
The duel: an 80-day struggle between Adolph Hitler and Winston Churchill.

Hitler: Volume I: Ascent 1889-1939

Paperback, 16/11/2017, £18.99
Selected as a Book of the Year by the New York Times, Times Literary Supplement and The TimesDespite his status as the most despised political figure in history, there have only been four serious biographies of Hitler since the 1930s.

Education in Nazi Germany

Paperback, 01/12/2010, £32.99
This book examines how Nazism took shape in the classroom and offers a compelling new analysis of Nazi educational policy. The author convincingly argues that in order to understand National Socialism, we need to understand its policies on youth.

Nazi Wives: The Women at the Top of Hitler's Germany

Hardback, 01/11/2019, £20.00
The story of the leading Nazi wives and their experience of the rise and fall of Nazism, from its beginnings to its post-war twilight of denial and delusion.

Hitler Myth: Image and Reality in the Third Reich

Paperback, 27/09/2001, £12.99
This study of the myth that sustained one of the most notorious dictators, delves into Hitler's powerful hold over the German people. In this work, Ian Kershaw argues that it lay not so much in Hitler's personality or his bizarre Nazi ideology, as in the social and political values of the people.

Culture in Nazi Germany

Paperback, 24/03/2020, £12.99
A fresh and insightful history of how the German arts-and-letters scene was transformed under the Nazis

Third Reich at War: How the Nazis Led Germany from Conquest to Disaster

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £18.99
Part of the trilogy on the rise and fall of Nazi Germany, this final book shows how Germany rushed headlong into destroying itself, shattering an entire continent. It is a history that conjures up a whole society plunged into conflict - tracing events from the invasion of Poland to Hitler's plans for genocide and his eventual suicide.

Fascism and Democracy

Paperback, 21/01/2020, £1.99

Unfathomable Ascent: How Hitler Came to Power

Hardback, 01/07/2020, £25.00
The chilling and little-known story of Adolf Hitler's eight-year march to the pinnacle of German politics.

SS Officer's Armchair: In Search of a Hidden Life

Hardback, 01/10/2020, £20.00
The SS Officer's Armchair is the story of what happened next, as Daniel Lee follows the trail of cold calls, documents, coincidences and family secrets, to uncover the life of one Dr Robert Griesinger from Stuttgart.

Silent Village: Life and Death in Occupied France

Hardback, 01/04/2021, £20.00
The definitive history of Oradour-sur-Glane, a village ripped apart by tragedy in Nazi-occupied France

Nazis: A Warning From History

Paperback, 02/03/2006, £9.99
Tells the story of the rise and fall of the Third Reich. This book offers accounts of life under Adolf Hitler, spoken through the words of those who experienced the Nazi regime at every level of society. It provides an insight into Nazi mentality during the most bloody conflict in history.

Hitler's First Hundred Days: When Germans Embraced the Third Reich

Hardback, 12/08/2021, £25.00
The chilling story of the hundred days in the spring of 1933 in which the Nazis laid the foundations for their Third Reich.

Nazi Wives: The Women at the Top of Hitler's Germany

Paperback, 22/10/2021, £12.99
The story of the leading Nazi wives and their experience of the rise and fall of Nazism, from its beginnings to its post-war twilight of denial and delusion.

Wannsee: The Road to the Final Solution

Hardback, 14/10/2021, £20.00
The complete story of the Wannsee Conference, the meeting that paved the way for the Holocaust.

Before the Holocaust: Antisemitic Violence and the Reaction of German Elites and Institutions during the Nazi Takeover

Hardback, 25/08/2022, £30.00
As the Nazis staged their takeover in 1933, instances of antisemitic violence began to soar. Hermann Beck examines the types of antisemitic violence experienced in the prelude to the Holocaust, as well as the reactions of the German institutions and elites who still had some capacity to protest these Nazi attacks, but often chose to remain silent.

Mussolini in Myth and Memory: The First Totalitarian Dictator

Hardback, 22/09/2022, £20.00
Mussolini in myth and memory. Paul Corner looks at the brutal reality of the Italian dictator's fascist regime and confronts the nostalgia for dictatorial rule evident today in many European countries.

The Gestapo: Power and Terror in the Third Reich

Paperback, 25/08/2022, £12.99
The true story of the Gestapo - the Nazis' secret police force and the most feared instrument of political terror in the Third Reich.

The Unfathomable Ascent: How Hitler Came to Power

Paperback, 25/08/2022, £16.99
The chilling and little-known story of Adolf Hitler's eight-year march to the pinnacle of German politics.

Rudolf Hess: A New Technical Analysis of the Hess Flight, May 1941

Paperback, 04/08/2022, £15.99
The epitaph on Hess's gravestone (destroyed in July 2011) reads 'Ich hab's Gewagt' - 'I dared'. Even today, Soviet archives on the Hess flight are closed. Did he really 'dare' with no Nazi assent - or British encouragement?

The Battle of Stalingrad Through German Eyes: The Death of the Sixth Army

Hardback, 15/07/2022, £20.00
Jonathan Trigg reveals the human agony behind such statistics through the words of the Germans who were there: 'You'll regret this insulting, provocative and thoroughly predatory attack on the Soviet Union! You'll pay dearly for it!' (Dekanazov, Soviet Ambassador in Berlin). The Germans did. But the butcher's bill was huge for both sides.

A Village in the Third Reich: How Ordinary Lives Were Transformed By the Rise of Fascism

Paperback, 06/10/2022, £10.99
A stunningly evocative portrait of Hitler's Germany through the people of a single village.

The Holocaust: An Unfinished History

Hardback, 26/01/2023, £22.00

Free To Obey: How the Nazis Invented Modern Management

Paperback, 27/04/2023, £12.99
What if the rules of modern management were written during the Third Reich? "A brilliant, stereotype defying study."-Les Temps

History of Fascism 1914-45

Paperback, 27/06/1996, £36.99
A tour de force from one of the world's top historians of fascism. Unrivalled in its breadth of coverage, this is not only the first full history of fascism in interwar Europe, but also survey of fascist theory and postwar fascism.

Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany

Paperback, 04/05/2017, £10.99

Fascism and the Right in Europe 1919-1945

Paperback, 03/10/2000, £36.99
This study places interwar European in its historical context and analyses its relationship with other right-wing authoritarian movements and regimes. It explores Fascism not only in germany and Italy, but across the entire Europen continent.

Hitler, 1889-1936

Paperback, 25/10/2001, £19.99
Drawing on a huge range of sources, this book recreates the world which first thwarted and then nurtured Hitler in the author's youth, from early childhood to the first successes of the Nazi Party. It charts the rise of Adolf Hitler, from a bizarre misfit in a Viennese dosshouse, to dictatorial leadership.

Popular Cinema of the Third Reich

Paperback, 15/01/2002, £23.99
Contributes to the reassessment of Third Reich cinema by examining it as a social, cultural, economic, and political practice that often conflicted with, contradicted, and compromised the intentions of the Propaganda Ministry. This book emphasises co-development of German and other national cinemas, especially the dominant Hollywood model.

Hitler's Raid to Save Mussolini

Hardback, 01/10/2005, £17.99
Hitler's rescue of Mussolini was one of the most famous commando operations of the twentieth century. It was also the culmination of the bizarre relationship between Hitler and Mussolini. This book tells the story of Germany's secret six-week operation to find and rescue the prisoner Mussolini and restore him to power.

Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth

Paperback, 09/08/1996, £20.00
A biography of Albert Speer, an important figure of the Nazi High Command. An architect and an intellectual, he was seen to be a humane man, but, as Minister for Armaments, how could he not have known about the concentration camps? This book examines such moral issues about Speer and the Nazis.

Nazi in the Family

Hardback, 05/03/2015, £14.99
Three years ago Derek Niemann made the chilling discovery that his grandfather Karl had been an officer in the SS. A Nazi in the Family is an illuminating portrayal of how ordinary people can fall into the service of a monstrous regime.

Culture in Dark Times: Nazi Fascism, Inner Emigration, and Exile

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £27.95
BETWEEN 1933 AND 1945 MEMBERS OF THREE GROUPS - THE Nazi fascists, Inner Emigration, and Exiles - fought with equal fervor over who could definitively claim to represent the authentically "great German culture," as it was culture that imparted real value to both the state and the individual.

Hitler's Plans for Global Domination: Nazi Architecture and Ultimate War Aims

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £23.95
What did Hitler really want to achieve: world domination. In the early twenties, Hitler was working on this plan and from 1933 on, was working to make it a reality. During 1940 and 1941, he believed he was close to winning the war.

Hitler and His Allies in World War II

Paperback, 15/04/2006, £34.99
Looks at the Soviet Union, Japan, France, Italy, Spain, Romania and Hungary and their relationship to Nazi Germany. This book contains seven case studies, which examine themes such as co-operation and resistance, military and economic aid, treatment of Jews, relations with the enemies and the popular sentiment towards Germany.
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