Hitler's Olympic Winter Games 1936 - A Photo Book - Volume 1 / First Published as 'Die Olympischen Spiele 1936 - In Berlin Und Garmisch-Partenkirchen (World Propaganda Classics)

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781905742240: Hitler's Olympic Winter Games 1936 - A Photo Book - Volume 1 / First Published as 'Die Olympischen Spiele 1936 - In Berlin Und Garmisch-Partenkirchen (World Propaganda Classics)

'Hitler's Olympic Winter Games 1936' covers the 10 days of the games held in Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Southern Germany and opened by Adolf Hitler personally on 6th February. This fascinating book presents more than 200 photos and drawings and several detailed maps, and includes the results of all events. The book itself was meant to appeal mainly to a younger generation that liked to collect and trade the more than 200 collectable photos. The photos came free with the purchase of cigarettes. The pictures where then glued into the book. These collectable images were very popular at the time but usually with themes such as animals or plants. Hitler used the cigarette pictures to promote a political message. The reprint of this rare book will be welcomed by scholars of the period as an indispensable primary source offering a valuable perspective on the formation and development of Nazi ideology.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want