The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer

This book provides a comprehensive history of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich, from its inception to its downfall during World War II. The author, an American journalist who reported from Germany and Austria during the Nazi era, uses firsthand accounts, interviews, and Nazi documents to detail Hitler's rise to power, the mechanisms of the Nazi state, and the events leading to and during World War II, including the Holocaust. The book concludes with an analysis of why the Third Reich fell and the aftermath of its collapse.

The 1683rd greatest book of all time


Published
1960
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
1143-1280
Words
310,000
Original Language
English

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