The Last Days of Hitler by Hugh Trevor-Roper

This book delves into the final days of Adolf Hitler's life, providing a detailed account of the events that unfolded in his bunker during the last ten days of World War II. It is based on interviews with surviving members of Hitler's close circle and other witnesses, as well as captured German documents. The author presents an in-depth analysis of Hitler's mental state, his relationships with his staff, his suicide, and the subsequent cover-up by his loyal aides. The book also debunks various myths and rumors about Hitler's death and escape.

The 4964th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 81

Since this book was first published in 1947, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 81.0.

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