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.
Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan Reynolds Pub. 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 HIT
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 342 WHI
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 RYB
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.
Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1994
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 HIT
Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2002
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.08 HAF
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.085 HAF
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.
Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2002
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 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 Kingsley1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc T
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011
Copies Available at Kingsley1 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 Woodmere1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PAR
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2017
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HIT
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OWENS, JESSE SCH
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...
Publisher / Publication Date: Drawn & Quarterly 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 LUT
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.
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2011
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 943.086 LAR
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 Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.086 HIS
Call number: DVD 943.086 HIS
Summary: "A comprehensive new biography of Hitler focusing on the dictator's personality"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016