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Third Reich

Legal history can be the dullest of subjects. Stories of the development of court rules and practices necessarily involve explanations of complex...

It is one of the most startling pictures of the end of the Second World War, taken in May 1945, soon after Hitler’s death. Lee Miller, the...

The concentration camp was an enduring and defining feature of the Third Reich. Internment camps have existed before and since, but only in Nazi...

The fate of Jewish books is a common theme in accounts of European antisemitism. Beginning in the second century bc, assaults on Jews have gone...

In 1953, while incarcerated in Spandau prison, Albert Speer replied to a letter from his daughter demanding to know how he could have served the...

The publishing boom in Holocaust Studies continues. After the publication of several titles last year, there is also the late David Cesarani’s...

The site of the concentration camp near Berlin remains little known.

New perspectives on the Holocaust are possible if we transcend the limitations of German national history and consider it as a global catastrophe, argues Timothy Snyder.

Chaplin's celebrated film first appeared on October 15th, 1940.

Ukraine stood at the very heart of Hitler's perverted vision for Eastern Europe; the centrepiece of the Nazi Lebensraum project and an economic...