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Qvortrup, Matthew

Summary: This is the fascinating tale of Angela Merkel’s political ascent, in which she outmaneuvered her male colleagues and made Germany the strongest economy in Europe. With the storytelling gifts of a novelist, as well as nuanced political expertise garnered from over a decade of experience as an academic and journalist, Matt Qvortrup gives readers unprecedented, personal insight into Frau Merkel’s...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Duckworth 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MERKEL, ANGELA QVO

Kershaw, Ian.

Summary: Drawing on many previously underutilized resources--including the diaries of Joseph Goebbels--a portrait of Hitler encompasses events preceding World War II as well as the war years.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HIT

Ullrich, Volker

Summary: "From the author of Hitler: Ascent, 1889-1939--a riveting account of the dictator's final years, when he got the war he wanted but his leadership led to catastrophe for his nation, the world, and himself."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Bodley Head 2020

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Wagener, Otto.

Summary: Translation of: Hitler aus nachster Nahe.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 1985

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Ullrich, Volker

Summary: "A comprehensive new biography of Hitler focusing on the dictator's personality"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HITLER, ADOLPH ULL

Rice, Earle.

Summary: Presents the private and public life of the Nazi dictator who involved Germany in the Second World War and tried to exterminate Jews and other citizens he considered undesirable.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan Reynolds Pub. 2006

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 921 HIT

Görtemaker, Heike B.

Contents: Pt. 1. The meeting -- Heinrich Hoffmann's studio -- Munich After the First World War -- The Braun family -- Rise to power at Hitler's side -- pt. 2. Contrasting worlds -- Women in national socialism -- The myth of the Führer, or, Herr Hitler in private -- The mistress and the inner circle -- Life at the Obersalzberg -- pt. 3. Downfall -- Isolation during the war -- The events of July 20, 1944...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BRAUN, EVA GOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.086 GOR

O'Reilly, Bill.

Summary: "By early 1945, the destruction of the German Nazi State seems certain. The Allied forces, led by American generals George S. Patton and Dwight D. Eisenhower, are gaining control of Europe, leaving German leaders scrambling. Facing defeat, Adolf Hitler flees to a secret bunker with his new wife, Eva Braun, and his beloved dog, Blondi. It is there that all three would meet their end, thus ending...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: YA 943.086 ORE

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 943.0860 ORE

Kershaw, Ian.

Summary: This first book of a two-volume account of Hitler's domination of the German people brings readers closer than ever before to the character of the bizarre misfit.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HITLER, ADOLF KER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Hitler

Heyes, Eileen.

Summary: Presents the story of the German Nazi leader in the context of the political and social forces of his time, focusing on the destruction and misery he unleashed in World War II and the Holocaust and examining as well the legacy of his actions.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1994

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 HIT

Giblin, James.

Summary: Explores the life of the dangerous and destructive dictator Adolf Hitler whose aggressive foreign policies set off World War II and caused the deaths of over 6 million Jews. He committed heinous crimes against humanity worldwide.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2002

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 HIT

Thies, Jochen

Summary: What did Hitler really wanted 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. This book not only examines Nazi imperial architecture, armament and plans to regain colonies but also reveals what Hitler said in moments of truth. The author...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berghahn Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 THI

Longerich, Peter

Summary: "While many previous portraits have speculated about Hitler's formative years, Peter Longerich focuses on his central role as the driving force of Nazism itself. You cannot separate the man from the monstrous movement he came to embody. From his ascendance through the party's ranks to his final hours as F©ơhrer in April 1945, Longerich shows just how ruthless Hitler was in his path to power. He...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HITLER, ADOLF LON

Price, Sean.

Summary: Traces the life of the struggling Austrian artist who rose from obscurity to power as the leader of the Nazi party and, later, the German nation, and whose ambitions led to World War II.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HIT

Weber, Thomas

Summary: "An award-winning historian charts Hitler's radical transformation after World War I from a directionless loner into a powerful National Socialist leader. In Becoming Hitler, award-winning historian Thomas Weber examines Adolf Hitler's time in Munich between 1918 and 1926, the years when Hitler shed his awkward, feckless persona and transformed himself into a savvy opportunistic political...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2017

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HIT

Range, Peter Ross

Summary: Adolf Hitler spent 1924 away from society and surrounded by co-conspirators of the failed Beer Hall Putsch. Behind bars in a prison near Munich, Hitler passed the year with deep reading and intensive writing, a year of slowly walking gravel paths while working feverishly on his book Mein Kampf. This was the year of Hitler's final transformation into the self-proclaimed savior and infallible...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HITLER, ADOLF RAN

Ham, Paul

Summary: A rigorous narrative analysis probes into the childhood, war experiences, and early political career of Adolf Hitler to assess how his defining years affected his rise to power.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HITLER, ADOLF HAM

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