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Germans Biography of an Obsession

by George Bailey

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Published by Discus Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages442
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7430957M
ISBN 100380001403
ISBN 109780380001408

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Joachim Clemens Fest (8 December – 11 September ) was a German journalist, critic, and editor best known for his writings and public commentary on Nazi Germany, including a biography of Adolf Hitler and books about Albert Speer and the German Resistance to was a leading figure in the debate among German historians about the Nazi g: Obsession.   The man most often credited as the original creator of European porcelain was a German by the name of Johann Friedrich Böttger. He was an alchemist—he said .

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Some features of WorldCat will not be available. A compendious memoir by a US. linguist, journalist and sometime soldier whose reminiscences are pleasing though his concluding remarks on postwar Germany become a bit tiresome. Bailey begins with his fascination for Germans and their language, the latter serving him well during World War II when his translating ability led to interesting sessions with top brass and off-hours exploits with noblewomen.

In the book's chapter about Germany, which is a reprinting of his column for Vanity Fair, Lewis dredges up some peculiar aspects of German folk culture.

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The authorized biography of Obermaier's life, High Times, was written by Obermaier and Olaf Kraemer. The book reached third place on the best seller list and stayed there for five months. This biography was adapted into a film biopic, Eight Miles High (original German title: Das Wilde Leben).

Books Why are we obsessed with the Nazis. The Nazis still have a strong hold on us – in daily news stories, in bookshops and cinemas, even on the streets of Europe.

In Germany, a kind of. Anthony Read's latest book is The Devil's Disciples: The Lives and Times of Hitler's Inner Circle. 1. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L Shirer. Germany, country of north-central Europe. Although Germany existed as a loose polity of Germanic-speaking peoples for millennia, a united German nation in roughly its present form dates only to Modern Germany is a liberal democracy that has become ever more integrated with and central to a united g: Obsession.“Germans - Biography Of An Obsession - A Penetrating Examination of the German Mind, The Culture and Complicated Soul Of Modern Teutonic History” by George Baily, paperback book published by Discus Books/Avon Books inpages.