The Resource The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich, edited by Robert Gellately

The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich, edited by Robert Gellately

Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich
Title
The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Gellately
Title variation
  • Third Reich
  • 3rd Reich
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At age thirty in 1919, Adolf Hitler had no accomplishments. He was a rootless loner, a corporal in a shattered army, without money or prospects. A little more than twenty years later, in autumn 1941, he directed his dynamic forces against the Soviet Union, and in December, the Germans were at the gates of Moscow and Leningrad. At that moment, Hitler appeared - however briefly - to be the most powerful ruler on the planet. Given this dramatic turn of events, it is little wonder that since 1945 generations of historians keep trying to explain how it all happened. This richly illustrated history provides a readable and fresh approach to the complex history of the Third Reich, from the coming to power of the Nazis in 1933 to the final collapse in 1945. Using photographs, paintings, propaganda images, and a host of other such materials from a wide range of sources, including official documents, cinema, and the photography of contemporary amateurs, foreigners, and the Allied armies, it distills our ideas about the period and provides a balanced and accessible account of the whole era
Member of
Cataloging source
ERASA
Dewey number
  • 940.53022/2
  • 943.086
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DD256.5
  • D743.2
LC item number
  • .O94 2018
  • .O94 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gellately, Robert
Series statement
Oxford illustrated history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • National socialism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
Target audience
adult
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich, edited by Robert Gellately
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Architecture and the arts
  • Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Photography and cinema
  • David F. Crew
  • The economy
  • Peter Hayes
  • The Holocaust
  • Omer Bartov
  • War and empire
  • Dieter Pohl
  • Introduction: The Third Reich
  • The home front
  • Julia S. Torrie
  • Decline and collapse
  • Robert Gellately
  • Appendix: Daily inmate numbers in the SS concentration camps, 1934-45
  • Robert Gellately
  • The Weimar Republic and the rise of National Socialism
  • Matthew Stibbe
  • The Nazi "seizure of power"
  • Hermann Beck
  • Elections, plebiscites, and festivals
  • Hedwig Richter and Ralph Jessen
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780198728283
Lccn
2017939066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn990674903
  • (OCoLC)990674903
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Third Reich, edited by Robert Gellately
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Architecture and the arts
  • Jonathan Petropoulos
  • Photography and cinema
  • David F. Crew
  • The economy
  • Peter Hayes
  • The Holocaust
  • Omer Bartov
  • War and empire
  • Dieter Pohl
  • Introduction: The Third Reich
  • The home front
  • Julia S. Torrie
  • Decline and collapse
  • Robert Gellately
  • Appendix: Daily inmate numbers in the SS concentration camps, 1934-45
  • Robert Gellately
  • The Weimar Republic and the rise of National Socialism
  • Matthew Stibbe
  • The Nazi "seizure of power"
  • Hermann Beck
  • Elections, plebiscites, and festivals
  • Hedwig Richter and Ralph Jessen
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780198728283
Lccn
2017939066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • ocn990674903
  • (OCoLC)990674903

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