The Triumph of Hitler was written by Philip Gavin (Bachelor of Arts - Northeastern
University, Master of Science - Boston University) founder and publisher of The History Place,
and was posted on The History Place Web site on April 30, 2001. The accompanying photo displays and captions were also created by Mr. Gavin and were revised/updated in July 2010.
Mr. Gavin has
also written The Rise of Adolf Hitler which appears elsewhere on this Web site. Published works by/featuring Mr. Gavin include World War II in Europe (Lucent Books, spring 2004), The Fall of Vietnam (Lucent Books, April 2003), and Genocide anthology (Greenhaven Press, 2001).
For your convenience, links are provided to Amazon.com if you wish buy
any of the books to read more about Hitler and Nazi Germany. The books
(and videos) might also be available at your neighborhood bookshop or local
Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer - 1264 pages
(November 1990) Simon & Schuster, New York; ISBN: 0671728687.
Berlin Diary : The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent 1934-1941 by
William L. Shirer - 640 pages (October 1995) Budget Book Service, New
York; ISBN: 0883659220.
Hitler by John Toland - 1035 pages Reissue Edition (January 1992)
Anchor Books, New York; ISBN: 0385420536.
A Study in Tyranny by Alan Bullock - 848 pages Reissue Edition
(May 1999) Konecky & Konecky, New York; ISBN: 1568520360.
1889-1936 Hubris by Ian Kershaw - 845 pages (January 1999) W.W.
Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393046710.
1936-1945 Nemesis by Ian Kershaw - 832 pages (November 2000) W.W.
Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393049949.
Germany : A New History by Klaus P. Fischer - 734 pages (1995)
Continuum Publishing, New York; ISBN: 0826407978.
Life and Death of Adolf Hitler by Robert Payne - 623 pages (1995)
Barnes & Noble Books, New York; ISBN: 0880294027.
The Life and Death of Nazi Germany by Robert Goldston - 222 pages
(1967) Fawcett Books, Greenwich, Connecticut; ISBN: 0449308308?.
Face of the Third Reich : Portraits of the Nazi Leadership by Joachim
C. Fest - 416 pages (April 1999) Da Capo Press, New York; ISBN: 030680915X.
by Ralf Georg Reuth - 471 pages Reprint Edition (September 1994) Harcourt
Brace, New York; ISBN: 015600139X.
Himmler by Peter Padfield - 656 pages (July 1997) MJF Books,
New York; ISBN: 1567311180.
: Instrument of Tyranny by Edward Crankshaw - 275 pages Reprint
Edition (April 1994) Da Capo Press, New York; ISBN: 0306805677.
Illustrated History of the Gestapo by Rupert Butler - 240 pages
(May 1993) Motorbooks International, Wisconsin; ISBN: 0879388013.
SS, Alibi of a Nation, 1922-1945 by Gerald Reitlinger - 502 pages
(May 1989) Da Capo Press, New York; ISBN: 0306803518.
Hitler's SS by Richard Grunberger - 128 pages (1993) Dorset Press,
New York; ISBN: 1566191521.
Night of Long Knives by Max Gallo - 346 pages (April 1997) Da Capo
Press, New York; ISBN: 0306807602.
The Third Reich/Time-Life Books : Storming to Power by the Editors
of Time-Life Books - 192 pages (1991) Time-Life Books, Alexandria,
Virginia; ISBN: 0809469545.
The Third Reich/Time-Life Books : The New Order by the Editors of
Time-Life Books - 192 pages (1991) Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia;
The Third Reich/Time-Life Books : The SS by the Editors of Time-Life
Books - 192 pages (1991) Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia; ISBN:
Day the Holocaust Began by Gerald Schwab - 226 pages (1990) Praeger
Publishing, New York; ISBN: 0275935760.
Pictorial History of the Holocaust (from Yad Vashem Archives) Edited
by Yitzhak Arad - 396 pages (June 1998) Macmillan Publishing Company,
New York; ISBN: 002897011X.
Holocaust by Jack R. Fischel - 240 pages (March 1998) Greenwood
Publishing Group, Westport, Conn.; ISBN: 0313298793.
of the Holocaust : Biography, Geography and Terminology by Eric Joseph
Epstein and Philip Rosen - 416 pages (November 1997) Greenwood Publishing
Group, Westport, Conn.; ISBN: 031330355X.
of the Third Reich by Louis L. Snyder - 410 pages (February 1997)
Marlowe & Co., New York; ISBN: 1569249172.
Who in Nazi Germany by Robert S. Wistrich - 296 pages (1995) Routledge,
New York; ISBN: 0415127238.
Road to War by Richard Overy - 444 pages (July 2000) Penguin Books,
New York; ISBN: 014028530X.
Nazi Olympics by Richard D. Mandell - 316 pages Reprint Edition
(February 1987) University of Illinois Press, Chicago; ISBN: 0252013255.
Nazi Olympics : Berlin 1936 by Susan D. Bachrach - 128 pages (April
2000) Little Brown & Co., Boston; ISBN: 0316070866.
Games of '36 : A Pictorial History of the 1936 Olympic Games in Germany
by Stan Cohen - 236 pages (April 1996) Pictorial Histories Publishing
Co., Missoula, Montana; ISBN: 1575100096.
1919-1945 : The Rise to Power 1919-1934 : A Documentary Reader
by J. Noakes (Editor), G. Pridham (Editor) - 220 pages Reprint Edition
(November 1998) University of Exeter Press, UK; ISBN: 085989598X.
1919-1945 : State, Economy and Society 1933-1939 : A Documentary Reader
by J. Noakes (Editor), G. Pridham (Editor) - 415 pages (December 1995)
University of Exeter Press, UK; ISBN: 0859894614.
1919-1945 : Foreign Policy, War and Racial Extermination : A Documentary
Reader by J. Noakes (Editor), G. Pridham (Editor) - 630 pages (December
1995) University of Exeter Press, UK; ISBN: 0859894746.
at War Series (1974) (A New Germany, Genocide) Produced by Jeremy Isaacs
- Thames Television, 52 minutes each.
Biography: The Fatal Attraction of Adolf Hitler (1989) Produced by
Bill Treharne Jones - BBC and the A&E Entertainment Network, 120
Henchmen (Goering, Himmler, Eichmann) (1998) - ZDF and A&E
Entertainment Network, 50 minutes each.
History of the SS Produced and Directed by Andrew Mollo - The
Discovery Channel, 90 minutes.
All of the photos were obtained from the U.S. National Archives, Library of Congress, Deutsches Bundesarchiv (German Federal Archive) and U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Related (external) Web Sites
War Crimes Page at Yale University
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum