The Philosopher's Stone: Alchemy and the Secret Research for Exotic Matter

By Joseph P. Farrell

Prolific writer Joseph P. Farrell, who instructions a becoming and dedicated viewers on Coast to Coast AM, Erskine Overnight, and different courses, initiates his Feral residence organization with The Philosopher’s Stone, during which he demonstrates the connections of recent physics and historic alchemy through investigating monatomic gold, the paintings of Russian astrophysicist Nikolai Kozyrev, and the gasoline for the mysterious Nazi "Bell" gadget, Serum 525.

Farrell’s prior books investigated the medical and astronomical implications of historical monuments and the key area operations of the Nazis who have been introduced into NASA to proceed their hugely categorised learn because of “Operation Paperclip.” the writer is now operating with best-selling authors Richard C. Hoagland and Mike Bara on a e-book approximately mystery American house programs.

Chapters inside The Philosopher’s Stone include:

  • The alchemical view of the actual medium
  • Transmutations and time
  • David Hudson's Monatomic Gold
  • The Platinum crew Metals and excessive Spin country Atoms
  • An Alchemical exam of the Soviet purple Mercury Legend
  • The Physics of Rotation: Dr. Nikolai Kozyrev
  • H-Bombs and Torsion Physics
  • The better German Alchemical Reich
  • Nazis, Lasers, and Isotope Enrichment
  • The Bell and Serum 525

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Composers of the Nazi Era: Eight Portraits

By Michael H. Kater

How does creativity thrive within the face of fascism? How can a hugely inventive person functionality professionally in so threatening a weather?

Composers of the Nazi Era is the ultimate ebook in a significantly acclaimed trilogy that incorporates Different Drummers (OUP 1992) and The Twisted Muse (OUP 1997), which received the Wallace okay. Ferguson Prize of the Canadian historic organization. the following, historian Michael H. Kater presents an in depth learn of the usually interrelated careers of 8 well-known German composers who lived and labored amid the dictatorship of the 3rd Reich, or have been pushed into exile through it: Werner Egk, Paul Hindemith, Kurt Weill, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Carl Orff, Hans Pfitzner, Arnold Schoenberg, and Richard Strauss. Kater weighs problems with lodging and resistance to invite even if those artists corrupted themselves within the carrier of a felony regime--and if that is so, no matter if this can be discerned from their tune. After chapters discussing the situations of every composer separately, Kater concludes with an research of the composers' assorted responses to the Nazi regime and an outline of the sociopolitical historical past opposed to which they functioned. the ultimate bankruptcy additionally extends the dialogue past the tip of worldwide battle II to envision how the composers reacted to the hot and fragile democracy in Germany.

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Goering and Goering: Hitler's Henchman and His Anti-Nazi Brother

By James Wyllie

The precise tale of the Goering brothers—one a Nazi warfare legal; the opposite an anti-Nazi resistance fighter
 
They have been the main not likely siblings—one, Adolf Hitler’s so much relied on henchman, the opposite a fervent anti-Nazi. Hermann Goering used to be a founding member of the Nazi celebration who turned commander of the Luftwaffe, ordering the phobia bombing of civilians and prompting using slave hard work in his factories. His brother, Albert, loathed Hitler’s regime and stored hundreds—possibly thousands—from Nazi persecution. the following, for the 1st time, James Wyllie brings Albert out of the shadows and explores the intense courting of the Goering brothers. Albert deferred to Hermann as head of the relatives yet spent approximately a decade operating opposed to his brother’s regime. If he were someone else, he could were imprisoned or carried out. regardless of their severe and differing ideals, Hermann sheltered his brother from prosecution they usually remained shut during the war. This is a powerful tale of ways Nazi Germany divided households and the legacy Hermann Goering left behind.

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Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Penguin Classics)

By Hannah Arendt

The arguable journalistic research of the mentality that fostered the Holocaust
 
Originally showing as a chain of articles in The New Yorker, Hannah Arendt’s authoritative and beautiful file at the trial of Nazi chief Adolf Eichmann sparked a flurry of dialogue upon its booklet. This revised version comprises fabric that got here to gentle after the trial, in addition to Arendt’s postscript without delay addressing the debate that arose over her account. a tremendous journalistic triumph by means of an highbrow of singular influence,Eichmann in Jerusalem is as surprising because it is informative—an unflinching examine essentially the most unsettling (and unsettled) problems with the 20th century that is still hotly debated to this day. This Penguin Classics version comprises an advent by means of Amos Elan.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts more suitable by means of introductions and notes by means of special students and modern authors, in addition to updated translations by means of award-winning translators.

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The Orpheus Clock: The Search for My Family's Art Treasures Stolen by the Nazis

By Simon Goodman

“An outstanding piece of history...a clean and full of life learn” (The Christian technological know-how Monitor)—the passionate, gripping, actual tale of 1 man’s single-minded quest to reclaim his family’s paintings assortment, stolen through the Nazis in international battle II.

Simon Goodman’s grandparents got here from German-Jewish banking dynasties and perished in focus camps. And that’s just about all he knew approximately them—his father hardly ever pointed out their relatives heritage or historical past. but if his father kicked the bucket, and Simon acquired his previous papers, a narrative started to emerge.

The Gutmanns, as they have been identified then, rose from a small Bohemian hamlet to develop into one in all Germany’s strongest banking households. in addition they accumulated a powerful, world-class artwork assortment that integrated works through Degas, Renoir, Botticelli, Guardi, and plenty of, many extra. however the Nazi regime snatched from them every little thing that they had labored to construct: their awesome paintings, their big wealth, their popular social status, and their very lives. in simple terms after his father’s loss of life did Simon start to piece jointly the clues in regards to the Gutmanns’ stolen legacy and the Nazi looting laptop. With painstaking detective paintings throughout continents, Simon has been capable of turn out that many works belonged to his kinfolk and effectively safe their return.

“Fascinating...splendid and tragic” (The Wall road Journal), “Goodman’s tale is alternately wrenching and inspiring...An emotional story of unspeakable horrors, kinfolk devotion, and paintings as an emblem of wish” (Kirkus Reviews). it isn't in simple terms the account of a twenty-year detective hunt for relations treasure, yet an unforgettable story of redemption and recovery.

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Treblinka Survivor: The Life and Death of Hershl Sperling

By Mark S. Smith

The tale of a guy who survived Treblinka, to be haunted through his thoughts for 50 years—and finally, to be killed by way of them
 
More than 800,000 humans entered Treblinka and less than 70 got here out. Hershl Sperling used to be considered one of them. He escaped. Why then, 50 years later, did he leap to his dying from a bridge in Scotland? the reply lies in a long-forgotten, released account of the Treblinka loss of life camp, written via Hershl Sperling himself within the months after liberation, stumbled on in his briefcase after his suicide, and reproduced the following for the 1st time. Including previously unpublished photos, this book traces the lifetime of a guy who survived 5 focus camps, and details what he needed to do to accomplish this. Hershl's tale, from his adolescence in a small Polish city to the bridge in far off Scotland, is testomony to the lasting torment of these only a few who survived the Nazis' most productive and ugly loss of life manufacturing facility. the writer for my part follows in his subject's footsteps from Klobuck, to Treblinka, to Glasgow.

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Bunker Archaeology

By Paul Virilio

Out of print for nearly a decade, we're delighted to deliver again one among our so much asked hard-to-find titlesphilosopher and cultural theorist Paul Virilio's Bunker Archeology. In 1994 we released the 1st English-language translation of the vintage French variation of 1975, which observed an exhibition of Virilio's pictures on the Centre Pompidou. In Bunker Archeology, urbanist Paul Virilio turns his attentionand camerato the ominous but surprisingly compelling German bunkers that lie deserted alongside the coast of France. those ghostly reminders of destruction and oppression brought on Virilio to contemplate the character of conflict and lifestyles, relating to either global warfare II and modern instances. Virilio discusses fortresses and army house ordinarily in addition to the bunkers themselves, together with an exam of the position of Albert Speer, Hitler's architect, within the upward thrust of the 3rd Reich.

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The Boxer's Story: Fighting for My Life in the Nazi Camps

By Nathan Shapow

Once shortly there comes alongside a narrative so robust and so emotive that it makes you reconsider your personal values. this can be the tale of Nathan Shapow, a tender Latvian, born in Riga, with not anything extra on his brain than changing into a world-renowned boxer. besides the fact that, the sound of jackboots marching throughout Europe and the systematic extermination of the Jews positioned an finish to his boxing goals. He used to be to struggle a special type of struggle: one for survival. The prize? His existence. Seeing his adolescence disappear within the squalor of the ghettos and the horror of the focus camps, Nathan fell again on his earlier life to maintain him. The years of teaching, the working, the rate of labor, the three-round novice fights within the fitness center, the road fights in Riga, and the sheer aggressive nature he built stored him on a couple of social gathering, in particular whilst he was once compelled to field for his lifestyles opposed to a most sensible German fighter in a focus camp. The Boxer's Story is a rare and robust real tale that reads like a mystery. it's going to deeply have an effect on everybody who reads it.

Nathan Shapow used to be born in Riga, Latvia, and survived numerous camps together with Birkenau and Stutthoff. After the warfare he went to Palestine, the place he fought for the construction of Israel. He lives in la, California, along with his spouse and family.

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Heidegger's Crisis: Philosophy and Politics in Nazi Germany

Heidegger's Crisis exhibits not just how the Nazis exploited philosophical principles and used philosophers to achieve public attractiveness, but additionally how German philosophers performed into the arms of the Nazis. Hans Sluga describes the expansion, from global battle I onward, of a strong right-wing stream in German philosophy, within which nationalistic, antisemitic, and antidemocratic principles flourished.

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A Fascist Century: Essays by Roger Griffin

Ten essays at the nature of fascism via a number one student within the box, targeting how one can comprehend and follow fascist ideology to numerous activities because the 20th century, Mussolini's prophesied 'fascist century'. contains experiences of fascism's tried temporal revolution; Nazism as prolonged case-study; and fascism's postwar evolution.

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