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Author Rees, Laurence, 1957- author.

Title Hitler's charisma : leading millions into the abyss / Laurence Rees.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2012]
2012

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  943.086 H638Bre 2012    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition First American edition.
Description 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note "Originally published in Great Britain by Ebury Press ... London, in 2012"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-329) and index.
Contents Part One. The Road to Power. Discovering A Mission ; Making A Connection ; Searching For A Hero ; Developing A Vision ; Offering Hope In A Crisis ; Being Certain -- Part Two. Journey to War. The Man Who Will Come ; The Importance Of Enemies ; The Lure Of The Radical ; The Thrill Of Release ; Turning Vision Into Reality -- Part Three. Risk and Reward. The Great Gamble ; Charisma And Overconfidence ; False Hope And The Murder Of Millions -- Part Four. Blood And Death. Last Chance ; The Death Of Charisma.
Summary Acclaimed historian and documentary filmmaker Laurence Rees examines the nature of Hitler's appeal and reveals the role his supposed "charisma" played in his success.
Subject Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Psychology.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Public opinion.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Influence.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Psychology.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Public opinion.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Influence.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. (OCoLC)fst00034591
Charisma (Personality trait) -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Hate -- Political aspects -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Self-confidence -- Political aspects -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
National socialism.
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Germany -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
Charisma (Personality trait) -- History.
Hate -- Political aspects -- History.
Self-confidence -- Political aspects -- History.
National socialism -- History.
Germany -- Politics and government.
Germany -- Social conditions.
Charisma (Personality trait) (OCoLC)fst00852366
Hate -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst00951866
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) (OCoLC)fst00972484
National socialism. (OCoLC)fst01033761
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Psychology. (OCoLC)fst01081447
Public opinion. (OCoLC)fst01082785
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780307377296 hardcover
0307377296 hardcover
Standard No. 40022208866

 
    
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