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The Hitler diaries

fakes that fooled the world

by Charles Hamilton

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, KY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (West)
    • Subjects:
    • Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Diaries -- Forgeries,
    • German diaries -- Germany (West) -- Forgeries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-203) and index.

      StatementCharles Hamilton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD247.H5 H282 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 211 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1888320M
      ISBN 100813117399
      LC Control Number90049674

        Editorial Reviews "One of the postwar period's most flamboyant historical scandals was the forgery of the so-called "Hitler Diaries." The acceptance of these fakes as genuine by prominent journalists and historians, the publicity surrounding their publication in news magazines in West Germany and the United States, and the unraveling of the fraud perpetrated by their author, a sleazy dealer in Pages:   The inside story of Germany’s biggest scandal since the Hitler diaries The furore surrounding Der Spiegel journalist Claas Relotius is back, with a Author: Philip Oltermann.

      But the book contains a serious message - an awful warning to people who write about Hitler - get your facts right. If you fail the roof will fall in. In the case of the Hitler diaries fiasco the whole house collapsed burying large numbers of people in the rubble. Since then - - more and more Hitler books have poured off the presses/5(). Written with the pace and verve of a thriller, this is the story of the biggest fraud in publishing history. In , it seemed that one of the most startling discoveries of the century had been made, and that one of the world's most sought-after documents had finally come to light - the private diaries of Adolf Hitler. What followed was a fiasco of fakery, greed, the duping of experts, and 4/5(3).

        William 'Willy' Hitler, born in Liverpool in , was the son of Adolf's half-brother, and his diaries from a visit to Berlin in the 30s have been discovered in Long Island. Genre/Form: Diaries Fiction: Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Adolf Hitler: Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Hugo.


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