Fromms: How Julius Fromm's Condom Empire Fell to the Nazis

Should you desired to purchase a ultimate condom in prewar Germany, you got Fromms Act, the 1st model identify condom and nonetheless a number one model within the German industry. the fellow at the back of this "pure German caliber product" was once Julius Fromm, a Jewish entrepreneur who had immigrated from Russia as a baby. Fromm used to be within the correct position on the correct time: he patented Fromms Act in 1916, while the combo of fixing sexual mores, expertise of sexual wellbeing and fitness, and the inability of trustworthy prophylactics intended a marketplace primed for his product. In 1922 he begun mass construction and opened foreign branches. 16 years later, after construction the emblem right into a most sensible vendor and the corporate right into a version enterprise, he used to be compelled to promote Fromms Act for a fragment of its worthy to a German baroness. In 1939 he emigrated to London.

Aly and Sontheimer hint Fromm's upward thrust and fall, illuminating the methods Jewish companies like his have been Aryanized less than the Nazis. during the biography of this businessman and the tale of his strange and fabulously winning corporation, we examine the attention-grabbing heritage of the 1st branded condoms in Germany and the sexual tradition that allowed them to thrive, the heretofore undocumented machinations wherein the Nazis robbed German-Jewish households in their companies, and the tragedy of a guy whose nice love for the followed state that first allowed him to prevail was once betrayed via its executive and his fellow electorate.

This desirable account deals a wealth of element and a clean array of photographic documentation, and provides a notable new size to our realizing of this darkish interval in German historical past.

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Neonazis, la seducción de la Svástica

“Moyano nos ofrece una visión interna de este peligroso y radical movimiento, poniendo sobre los angeles mesa aquellos aspectos normalmente ocultos en los que se basan, con los que se mueven, y en función de los que actúan.”
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“Así, en esta obra vamos a encontrar respuestas a muchas preguntas que pueden asaltarnos una vez que nos planteamos seriamente el porqué de que semejantes individuos actúen de los angeles forma en los angeles que lo hacen. ¿Qué motiva a tantos jóvenes a integrarse en las filas de un movimiento reaccionario y que impone un sistema autoritario y limitador de las libertades?”
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Un libro que muestra sin miedo y sin tapujos quién se esconde detrás de estos grupos organizados, quién los financia y cómo y por qué han resurgido en los últimos años.

Condenados al olvido tras los angeles Segunda Guerra Mundial, en los angeles década de los eighty resurgen los postulados ideológicos de l. a. Alemania nazi, en un primer momento surgen en el caldo de cultivo de las hinchadas futbolísticas, pero actualmente se encuentran presentes en todos los estratos de los angeles sociedad y con una simbología que huye de los motivos clásicos en want de otros más aceptados socialmente. Neonazis, l. a. seducción de los angeles svástica completa el trabajo de investigación profundo con innumerables datos y utiliza ambos para ofrecer una serie de reflexiones para entender su mecánica y por qué han resurgido en países como Grecia, Francia, Austria o EEUU.

Antonio Luis Moyano es psicólogo experto en técnicas de manipulación psicológica, conoce a los angeles perfección las técnicas de anulación de los angeles voluntad utilizadas por las sectas o por estos grupos que funcionan, a todos los efectos, como una secta. l. a. ideología nazi surge amparada en torno a organizaciones esotéricas como l. a. Sociedad de Thule o l. a. teosofía y en su resurgir contemporáneo mantiene los mismos patrones. ¿Qué motiva a los jóvenes a integrarse en un movimiento que priva las libertades individuales? ¿Por qué cala tanto el mensaje nazi en el S. XXI? ¿Hasta dónde se extienden los tentáculos de estos grupos? Estas son las pregunta que aborda el autor sin temor.

Razones para comprar l. a. obra:

- Se ofrecen una serie de reflexiones necesarias para poder comprender el fenómeno en su dimensión política, social y psicológica, y estudia también de dónde viene los angeles financiación que actualmente tienen.

- No sólo recoge el movimiento dermis sino que también aborda su relación con los clubes de fútbol o con las nuevas plataformas nacional-revolucionarias que pretenden integrar el nacionalsocialismo con l. a. lucha proletaria.

- l. a. amplia documentación recogida muestra cómo el nazismo ha extendido sus redes por todas las esferas de l. a. sociedad.

- El autor, con su estilo, cubre las expectativas de los lectores que quieran leer el libro de un tirón y también para quien quiera un referente práctico y un libro de consulta.

Debajo de l. a. apariencia de tribu urbana juvenil se esconde un grupo violento que no somete sus principios a ninguna prueba de validez ethical, que está perfectamente jerarquizado y extendido por todas las capas sociales y que basa sus actos y su escalafón en los angeles fuerza bruta.

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Fatherland: A Novel

By Robert Harris

Fatherland is determined in another global the place Hitler has received the second one international battle. it's April 1964 and one week sooner than Hitler's seventy fifth birthday. Xavier March, a detective of the Kriminalpolizei, is named out to enquire the invention of a lifeless physique in a lake close to Berlin's such a lot prestigious suburb.

As March discovers the id of the physique, he uncovers indicators of a conspiracy that can visit the very best of the German Reich. And, with the Gestapo only one step at the back of, March, including an American journalist, is stuck up in a race to find and display the reality -- a fact that has already killed, a fact that can topple governments, a fact that might switch history.

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Omega Minor

Berlin, Spring of 1995. whereas a bunch of neo-Nazis are getting ready an anniversary bash of disastrous proportions, an outdated physics professor returns to Potsdam to catch up on his sins, an Italian postdoc designs an scan that might be sure the destiny of the universe, and, in a room at Le Charit?, a Holocaust survivor tells his story to the prepared ear of a tender psychologist. who's that conversing cat, why do ghosts of SS infantrymen roam the town, and what's Speer's favourite actress up to?

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Hanns and Rudolf: The True Story of the German Jew Who Tracked Down and Caught the Kommandant of Auschwitz

By Thomas Harding

WINNER OF THE WINGATE PRIZE

The “compelling,” untold tale of the fellow who introduced certainly one of Nazi Germany’s such a lot infamous warfare criminals to justice—“fascinates and shocks” (The Washington Post).

May 1945. within the aftermath of the second one international battle, the 1st British battle Crimes research group is assembled to seek down the senior Nazi officers accountable for the best atrocities the realm has ever obvious. one of many lead investigators is Lieutenant Hanns Alexander, a German Jew who's now serving within the British military. Rudolf Höss is his such a lot elusive goal. As Kommandant of Auschwitz, Höss not just oversaw the homicide of a couple of million males, girls, and kids; he was once the fellow who perfected Hitler’s application of mass extermination. Höss is at the run throughout a continent in ruins, the only guy whose testimony can be certain justice at Nuremberg.

Hanns and Rudolf reveals for the first actual time the whole, exhilarating account of Höss’s catch, an come upon with repercussions that echo to this present day. relocating from the center jap campaigns of global conflict I to bohemian Berlin within the Nineteen Twenties to the horror of the focus camps and the pains in Belsen and Nuremberg, it tells the tale of 2 German men—one Jewish, one Catholic—whose lives diverged, and intersected, in an unbelievable approach. this is often “one of these precise tales that illuminates a small justice within the aftermath of the Holocaust, an occasion so large and heinous that there should be no final justice” (New York Daily News).

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The Moses Expedition: A Novel

A misplaced treasure, a Nazi struggle felony, and an excursion to discover a legend . . .

After fifty years in hiding, the Nazi warfare felony referred to as the Butcher of Spiegelgrund has ultimately been tracked down by way of Father Anthony Fowler, a CIA operative and a member of the Vatican’s mystery provider. He desires whatever from the Butcher—a candle coated in filigree gold that used to be stolen from a Jewish kin decades ahead of.

But it isn’t the gold Fowler is after. As Fowler holds a flame to the wax, the lacking fragment of an old map that uncovers the site of the 10 Commandments given to Moses is published. quickly Fowler is excited by an excursion to Jordan organize by means of a reclusive billionaire. yet there's a traitor within the staff who has ties to terrorist firms again within the usa, and who's patiently waiting for the instant to strike.

From wartime Vienna to terrorist cells in ny and a misplaced valley in Jordan, The Moses day trip is an exhilarating examine a quest for strength and the secrets and techniques of an historic global.

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Mothers in the Fatherland: Women, the Family and Nazi Politics

By Claudia Koonz

National publication Award Nominee
American Library organization outstanding Book
An awesome ebook in Women's heritage on the Berkshire convention of ladies Historians

From the cave in of the Kaiser's regime to the destruction of Hitler in his bunker, Germany has been studied, explicated, and psychoanalyzed many times. but there were few specific investigations into the ancient and cultural roles performed through German girls nowa days. this significant publication, which Kirkus referred to as "original and intriguing," corrects this imbalance.

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Camp Z: The Secret Life of Rudolf Hess

By Stephen McGinty

On 10 might 1941, Rudolf Hess, then the Deputy Fuhrer, parachuted over Renfrewshire in Scotland on a challenge to fulfill with the Duke of Hamilton, ostensibly to dealer a peace take care of the British executive. After being held within the Tower of London, he was once transferred to Mytchett position close to Aldershot on 20 may perhaps, lower than the codename of 'Z'. the home was once equipped with microphones and sound recording gear, guarded through a battalion of infantrymen and codenamed 'Camp Z'. Churchill's directions have been that Hess may be strictly remoted, with each attempt taken to get any details out of him that can support switch the process the second one global warfare. Stephen McGinty makes use of documentation, contemporaneous studies, diaries, letters and memos to piece jointly a riveting account of the claustrophobia, paranoia and high-stakes gamesmanship being performed out in an English state apartment. CAMP Z is a 'locked room secret' the place the 'locked room' is a man's brain that nobody can finish, with any measure of self assurance, is sane.

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The Third Reich Sourcebook (Weimar and Now: German Cultural Criticism)

By Anson Rabinbach

No documentation of nationwide Socialism could be undertaken with out the categorical acceptance that the “German Renaissance” promised through the Nazis culminated in unparalleled horror—World struggle II and the genocide of eu Jewry. With The 3rd Reich Sourcebook, editors Anson Rabinbach and Sander L. Gilman current a finished number of newly translated records drawn from wide-ranging fundamental assets, documenting either the respectable and unofficial cultures of nationwide Socialist Germany from its inception to its defeat and cave in in 1945. Framed with introductions and annotations through the editors, the records provided right here contain legit govt and occasion pronouncements, texts produced inside Nazi buildings, reminiscent of the reputable Jewish Cultural League, in addition to files detailing the influence of the horrors of nationwide Socialism on those that fell prey to the regime, specially Jews and the handicapped. With thirty chapters on ideology, politics, legislations, society, cultural coverage, the superb arts, excessive and pop culture, technology and medication, sexuality, schooling, and different subject matters, The 3rd Reich Sourcebook is the last word choice of basic resources on Nazi Germany.

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Refractions of the Third Reich in German and Austrian Fiction and Film (Oxford Studies in Modern European Culture)

Six a long time after the defeat of nationwide Socialism, commemoration and mourning are ongoing, open-ended initiatives in Germany and Austria, and proceed to generate a gradual move of literature and movie concerning the Nazi prior that, whereas relatively modest in quantity, is frequently disproportionately influential in public debates. even as, new museums and memorials are being verified for all time in what Andreas Huyssen has referred to as a "memory boom," whereas what's remembered and the way it truly is remembered is topic to non-stop swap. students need to maintain velocity with every one new improvement during this tradition of commemoration. instead of upload to the turning out to be physique of surveys of literature and picture concerning the 3rd Reich, this research as a substitute places students' severe ways less than the microscope. Chloe Paver considers how a long way the article of the examine isn't just analyzed but in addition developed by way of the scholar's method and identifies the standards during which lecturers pass judgement on the values of works that take care of the 3rd Reich.

This ebook brings points of movie, fiction, and memorial tradition jointly in one examine that will pay as a lot realization to photographs (and with regards to movie to sound) because it does to textual content. The learn of movie, old exhibitions, and websites of reminiscence additionally calls for attention of social contexts and practices. A case examine of reminiscence at of Austria's websites of terror demonstrates the tools utilized in the learn of memorials and museums and considers the ways that reminiscence attaches itself to place.

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