Our man in Berlin: the diary of Sir Eric Phipps, 1933-1937
Sir Eric Phipps was British ambassador to Berlin during the crucial period between Hitler's decision ot withdraw Germany from the League of Nations to his decision to become involved in the Spanish Civil War. His diary offers a unique and often witty evaluation of Hitler and other leading Nazis and their domestic and foreign policies from 1933-1937. The diary entries are supplemented by linking contextual text as well as short biographies of key figures and suggested additional reading.
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Our Man in Berlin: The Diary of Sir Eric Phipps 1933-37
Sir Eric Phipps,Gaynor Johnson
No preview available - 2004
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