Heinrich Himmler / Peter Longerich ; translated by Jeremy Noakes and Lesley Sharpe

Other titles
  • Heinrich Himmler. English
  • DawsonEra
Published
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2012
Physical description
1 online resource ([xix], 1031 p.) : ill., ports.
ISBN
  • 0191617059
  • 9780191617058
Notes
  • Available through dawsonera.
  • Originally published in German: Heinrich Himmler : Biographie. München : Siedler, 2008.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [949]-990) and index.
  • Service provider: MyiLibrary
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Translated from the German.
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • I. Himmler's early years. Childhood and youth ; The student of agriculture ; Struggle and renunciation ; A new start in Lower Bavaria ; The Party functionary ; Reichsführer-SS -- II. Inside the Third Reich. The takeover of the political police ; From Inspector of the Prussian Gestapo to Chief of the German Police ; The State Protection Corps -- III. The Order. Ideology and religious cult ; Himmler's leadership style ; Himmler as educator ; The SS family -- IV. Into war : ambition and disappointment. War preparations and expansion ; War and settlement in Poland ; A new racial order ; Repression in the Reich ; Shifting borders : The year 1940 -- V. The greater Germanic Reich : living-space and ethnic murder. An ideological war of annihilation ; From mass murder to the 'Final Solution' ; The murder of the European Jews ; Settlement policy and racial selection ; The 'Iron law of ethnicity' : recruitment into the Waffen-SS ; A Europe-wide reign of terror -- VI. Downfall in stages. A turn in the war : a new opportunity? ; Collapse -- Conclusion.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Biographies.
  • Biography
  • Biography.
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • still image
  • text
Language
  • English
  • German
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Summary

  • This is a comprehensive biography of Heinrich Himmler, SS-Reichsfuhrer, Nazi Interior Minister, and Chief of Police, whose name has become a byword for the terror, persecution, and destruction that characterized the Third Reich.

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Aberystwyth University Library: Hugh Owen: Level F DD247.H4.L8
University of Bath Library: Level 5 943.086092 LON
Birkbeck, University of London Library: Contact the Library 943.086092 HIM/L
University of Birmingham Libraries: Main Library, Collection DD247.H46 L6513
University of Bristol Libraries Book review (H-Net) Online location
University of Bristol Libraries Book review (H-Net) Online location
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library DD247.H46 LON 7 day loan: vacation loan
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library DD247.H46 LON 7 day loan: vacation loan
British Library: Humanities and Social Sciences, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2012.a.12991
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: North Front, Floor 5 571:75.c.201.28
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order in West Room (Not borrowable) 2012.9.4473
Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 1 943.086092 HIM/LON
University of East Anglia Library Online location
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (STANDARD LOAN) - 2nd floor DD247.H46 Lon.
University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library DD 247.H45
University of Exeter Library Online location Available online via Dawsonera. Please log in using your Exeter IT login, if prompted.
University of Exeter Library: Forum Library 943.086 HIM/LON
Glasgow Caledonian University Online location Connect to this resource
Glasgow Caledonian University Online location Connect to this resource
Glasgow Caledonian University: Open Shelves - Level 2 943.086092 LON
University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 8 History FJ420.H4 LON
University of Hull: BJL 4th Floor DD 247 H47 L8
King's College London Library Online location Click to View
University of Leicester Library: David Wilson Library, Floor 3 Blue Zone 943.086 HIM/LON
The London Library: London Library Biog. Himmler
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 3 943.085
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB8.213.20/10
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) HB2.211.11.384
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2013 LDB 598
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2012 MB 1476
Newcastle University Libraries: Philip Robinson Library: Robinson Books Level 4 943.086092 LON
University of Nottingham Libraries: Hallward Library
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library M12.E00331
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian History Faculty Library: Upper Gladstone Link DD247.H46 LON 2012
University of Oxford Libraries: St Peter's College Library: Main Library MGT WB9 HIM 97 [lon]
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library Week 49 (12)
University of Oxford Libraries: Continuing Education Library 943.086 HIM/L
Queen's University Belfast: McClay Floor 1 DD247.H46
Royal Holloway, University of London: Royal Holloway library Davison General One Week 943.086092 HIM/L
University of St Andrews Library Online location Connect to e-book
Senate House Library, University of London: Senate House Library HISTORY 6th Floor (63) MHU HIM Lon
Sheffield Hallam University Library Online location
Sheffield Hallam University Library Online location eBook Library
Sheffield Hallam University Library: Adsetts Main Collection 943.086 LO (LEVEL 6)
Sheffield Hallam University Library Online location
Sheffield Hallam University Library Online location EBook central
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository HL-338-828
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library PL-571-459
UCL Library Services: UCL Main Library HISTORY 52 H 4 LON
UCL Library Services: UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies Library G.XII.a HIM LON
University of Warwick Library: Main Library DD247.H4
University of Warwick Library: Main Library DD247.H4
The Wiener Holocaust Library: Wiener Library, London Reading Room Open Access N4f Himmler Lon

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