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    Hindenburg, Ludendorff and Hitler... - Alexander Clifford

    Full title... Hindenburg, Ludendorff and Hitler: Germany's Generals and the Rise of the Nazis At the time of writing Amazon have discounted this book by 30% from £25.84 down to £18.29 which I think makes this book incredible value. My history education at school covered WW1, mainly in Europe...
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    Code Name Arc Angel: The Demise of the Devil - Bruce Jarvis

    On opening the package, I was faced with spellings that just didn’t feel right. Arc Angel should surely be Archangel and Adolph, Adolf? I couldn’t help wondering if this was a portent of things to come? By the end of chapter two, I was beginning to wear of the author’s writing style. I found it...
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    Hitler’s British Traitors: The Secret History of Spies, Saboteurs and Fifth Columnists - Tim Tate

    A rather weighty tome in more ways than one. However, a book that I thoroughly enjoyed, and one that I learned many new things from. I made the fatal mistake of opening this book when it first arrived and of ‘flicking’ through it, catching the odd paragraph here and there. I was hooked, and...
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    The Plots Against Hitler - Danny Orbach

    Wow! This is one very well researched and at the same time fascinating book. Like many, I knew of plots to kill Hitler (mainly operation Valkyrie), but I wasn’t aware that there were quite so many others. It appears that the fact that none of the plots succeeded was more down to good luck that...