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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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan Reynolds Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Whitman, James Q.

Summary: Nazism triumphed in Germany during the high era of Jim Crow laws in the United States. Did the American regime of racial oppression in any way inspire the Nazis? The unsettling answer is yes. In Hitler's American Model, James Whitman presents a detailed investigation of the American impact on the notorious Nuremberg Laws, the centerpiece anti-Jewish legislation of the Nazi regime. Contrary to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 342 WHI

Ryback, Timothy W

Summary: "Before Germany was engulfed by Nazi dictatorship, it was a constitutional republic. And just before Dachau Concentration Camp became a site of Nazi genocide, it was a state detention center for political prisoners, subject to police authority and due process. The camp began its irrevocable transformation from one to the other following the execution of four Jewish detainees in the spring of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 RYB

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1994

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 HIT

Haffner, Sebastian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.08 HAF

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.085 HAF

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Summary: A fascinating program that uncovers familiar anecdotes and fascinating details about the people who comprised the Nazi Party, and raids the treasure trove of archives the Nazis left behind. Includes rarely-seen German newsreel recordings along with other unique footage carried home by Russian troops.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A&E Home Video 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc T

Davidson, Martin P. (Martin Peter)

Summary: What if you found out that your grandfather--the man who had been a demanding, magnetic presence throughout your childhood--was a Nazi SS officer? This is the confession that Martin Davidson, already into middle age, received from his mother upon his grandfather Bruno Langbehn's death, and this is Davidson's exploration, using skills he honed as a documentary producer for the BBC, of the truth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.086 DAV

Summary: Historian Klaus Müller interviews survivors of the Nazi persecution of homosexuals, many of whom were interred in concentration camps during World War II because of the German Penal Code of 1871, Paragraph 175, which states: An unnatural sex act committed between persons of the male sex or by humans with animals is punishable by imprisonment; the loss of civil rights may also be imposed.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Yorker Video 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PAR

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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Schaap, Jeremy.

Summary: In 1936, against a backdrop of swastikas flying and storm troopers looming, an African-American son of sharecroppers set three world records and won an unprecedented four gold medals, single-handedly crushing Hitler's myth of Aryan supremacy. The story of Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympic Games is that of a high-profile athlete giving a performance that transcends sports--but it is also the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OWENS, JESSE SCH

Kater, Michael H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.086 KAT

Lutes, Jason

Summary: "Berlin is an intricate look at the fall of the Weimar Republic through the eyes of its citizens--Marthe Müller, a young woman escaping the memory of a brother killed in World War I, Kurt Severing, an idealistic journalist losing faith in the printed word as fascism and extremism take hold; the Brauns, a family torn apart by poverty and politics. Lutes weaves these characters' lives into the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Drawn & Quarterly 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 LUT

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Documents the efforts of the first American ambassador to Hitler's Germany, William E. Dodd, to acclimate to a residence in an increasingly violent city where he is forced to associate with the Nazis while his daughter pursues a relationship with Gestapo chief Rudolf Diels.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 943.086 LAR

Childers, Thomas

Summary: A series of 12 half-hour lectures on a college course level. Covers the rise of the Nazi party and the Third Reich in power.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.086 HIS
Call number: DVD 943.086 HIS

Ullrich, Volker

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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