Hitler at home /

"At the height of the Third Reich, media outlets around the world showcased Hitler's homes to audiences eager for behind-the-scenes stories. After the war, fascination with Hitler's domestic life continued as soldiers and journalists searched his dwellings for insights into his psycho...

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Main Author: Stratigakos, Despina (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: The Power of Home
  • Part I
  • 1. Hitler Sets Up House: A Bachelor's Domestic Turn after 1928
  • 2. How the Chancellor Lives: A New Regime for an Old Palace
  • 3. Cultivated Interiors: The 1935 Renovation of the Prince Regent Square Apartment
  • 4. From Haus Wachenfeld to the Berghof: The Domestic Face of Empire
  • 5. Gerdy Troost: Hitler's Other Chosen Architect
  • Part II
  • 6. Campaign Politics and the Invention of the Private Hitler
  • 7. An Alpine Seduction: Propaganda and the Man on the Mountain
  • 8. The Squire of Berchtesgaden: The Making of a Myth in the Foreign Press
  • 9. War and the English-Language Media's Reappraisal of the Domestic Hitler
  • 10. Secrets in the Cellar: Bombing, Looting, and the Reinvention of Hitler's Domesticity
  • 11. "Adolf Doesn't Live Here Anymore": The Troublesome Afterlife of Hitler's Homes.