Goebbels : a biography
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Bance, Alan, translator.
Noakes, Jeremy translator.
Sharpe, Lesley, 1952- translator.
Published
New York : Random House, [2015].
ISBN
9781400067510, 1400067510
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Book
Physical Desc
xix, 964 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language
English

Notes

General Note
Translated from the German.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 717-756) and index.
Description
"As a young man, Joseph Goebbels was a budding narcissist with constant need of approval. Through political involvement, he found personal affirmation within the German National Socialist Party. In this comprehensive volume, Peter Longerich documents Goebbels' descent into antisemitism and ideology and ascent through the ranks of the Nazi party, where he became an integral member Hitler's inner circle and where he shaped a brutal campaign of Nazi propaganda. In life and in his grisly family suicide, Goebbels was one of Hitler's most loyal accolytes. Though powerful in the party and in wartime Germany, Longerich's Goebbels is a man dogged by insecurities and consumed by his fierce adherence to the Nazi cause. Longerich engages and challenges the careful self-portrait that Goebbels left behind in his diaries, and, as he delves deep into the mind of Hitler's master propagandist, Longerich discovers first-hand how the Nazi message was conceived. This complete portrait of the man behind the message is sure to become a standard for historians and students of the holocaust for years to come"--,Provided by publisher.
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Translated from the German.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Longerich, P., Bance, A., Noakes, J., & Sharpe, L. (2015). Goebbels: a biography. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Peter Longerich et al.. 2015. Goebbels: A Biography. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Peter Longerich et al., Goebbels: A Biography. New York: Random House, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Longerich, Peter, Alan Bance, Jeremy Noakes, and Lesley Sharpe. Goebbels: A Biography. New York: Random House, 2015. Print.

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