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Becoming Hitler

Thomas Weber

Becoming Hitler

the making of a Nazi

by Thomas Weber

  • 391 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Psychology,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Nazis,
  • National socialism,
  • Right-wing extremists,
  • Heads of state,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-407) and index.

    StatementThomas Weber
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD247.H5 W366 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 422 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26938922M
    ISBN 100465032680
    ISBN 109780465032686
    LC Control Number2017022799
    OCLC/WorldCa975485657

    Becoming Hitler strips away the layers of self-serving myth in Hitler's own account to reveal for the first time the true story of how Adolf Hitler became a Nazi, tracing his rise from awkward, unemployed loner to evil political genius. In Becoming Hitler, Thomas Weber continues from where he left off in his previous book, Hitler's First War, stripping away the layers of myth and fabrication in Hitler's own tale to tell the real story of Hitler's politicization and radicalization in post-First World War Munich. It is the gripping account of how an awkward and unemployed loner.

    Becoming Hitler The Making of A Nazi (Book): Weber, Thomas: "Historian Thomas Weber examines Adolf Hitler's time in Munich between and , the years when Hitler shed his awkward, feckless persona and transformed himself into a savvy opportunistic political operator who saw himself as Germany's messiah. The story of Hitler's transformation is one of a fateful match between man and city. Get this from a library! Becoming Hitler: the making of a Nazi. [Thomas Weber] -- Examines Hitler's years in Munich after World War I and his radical transformation from a directionless loner into the leader of Munich's right-wing movement.

    Becoming Hitler The Making of A Nazi (Book): Weber, Thomas: "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 and , the years when Hitler shed his awkward, feckless persona and.   In “Hitler’s First Hundred Days,” the historian Peter Fritzsche shows how Hitler and the National Socialists wasted little time after he was appointed chancellor on Jan. 30, , in.


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Weber's book makes us rethink everything we thought we Cited by: 3. Mayr sent Hitler to attend a meeting of the little known German Workers Party (DAP) in early The rest, as they say, is history.

Becoming Hitler is a great read that dispels a lot of myths that we like to tell ourselves about Hitler and the Nazis. First of all, Hitler did frequently change his views, but most of these changes were matters. "Becoming Hitler" follows on from Professor Weber's previous book "Hitler's First War".

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Weber's book makes us rethink everything we thought we Brand: Basic Books. 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 andthe years when Hitler shed his awkward, feckless persona and transformed himself into a savvy.

Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi, by Thomas Weber, Basic Books, New York,$ When and where did Adolf Hitler change from moody loner into messianic Führer?Some scholars maintain the transformative events occurred either during his childhood in Bavaria or during his World War I service on the Western Front.

Challenging the notion that Hitler was “merely an empty canvas that had been filled with the collective wishes of the Germans.” German-born historian Weber (History and International Affairs/Univ. of Aberdeen; Hitler's First War: Adolf Hitler, the Men of the List Regiment, and the First World War,etc.) turns many assumptions on their heads in this incisive study of Hitler’s.

In Becoming Hitler, award-winning historian Thomas Weber examines Adolf Hitler's time in Munich between andthe years when Hitler shed his awkward, feckless persona and transformed himself into a savvy opportunistic political operator who saw himself as Germany's messiah.

The story of Hitler's transformation is one of a fateful match between man and city. In Becoming Hitler, Thomas Weber continues from where he left off in his previous book, Hitler's First War, stripping away the layers of myth and fabrication in Hitler's own tale to tell the real story of Hitler's politicization and radicalization in post-First World War Munich.

It is the gripping account of how an awkward and unemployed loner /5(25). Becoming Hitler by Thomas Weber Oxford, £20 There have been hundreds of books already written about Adolf Hitler so surely there is nothing more 5/5.

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The story of Hitler's transformation is one of a fateful match Brand: Basic Books. To sum up, Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi is an extremely well-researched, revealing and captivating book, far and away the best study we have of Hitler’s early years in Munich.

Weber fills it with absorbing detail, exercises consistently balanced judgement and vividly brings to life Munich between the end of the First World War and Author: Hermann Beck. Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Thomas Weber.

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Book Discussion Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi. November 8, pm - pm Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall Back to Events Calendar. Book Discussion Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi.

November 8, pm - pm. Adolf Hitler went, in the span of a just few years, from a lonely WWI veteran to the leader of the Nazi Party — and one of the most evil men to ever walk the Earth. Learn how Hitler went evil in our interview with German historian Thomas Weber, author of the new book Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi.

Check it out below!Author: CBC Editorial. While Hitler was in power (–), Mein Kampf came to be available in three common editions. The first, the Volksausgabe or People's Edition, featured the original cover on the dust jacket and was navy blue underneath with a gold swastika eagle embossed on the cover.

The Hochzeitsausgabe, or Wedding Edition, in a slipcase with the seal of the province embossed in gold onto a parchment Author: Adolf Hitler. "A thoroughly researched book and a must for scholars of history, Hitler, National Socialism and the Twentieth Century. * Paul Donnelley, * [In Becoming Hitler], Weber helps us to better understand the circumstances that can lead to 4/5().

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