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    he joined the German Workers' Party, which soon became the National Socialist German Workers Party (NSDAP). Rohm met Adolf Hitler and they became political allies and close friends.[ Rohm’s resignation from the Reichswehr was accepted in November 1923 during his time as a prisoner at Stadelheim prison. Following the failed Beer Hall Putsch on 9 November 1923, Rohm, Hitler, General Erich Ludendorff, Lt-Colonel Kriebel and six others were tried in February 1924 on charges of treason. Rohm was found

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    Early Years Hitler was born in Braunau am Inn, Austria, the son of a minor customs official and a peasant girl. A poor student, he never completed high school. He applied for admission to the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna twice but was rejected for lack of talent. Staying in Vienna until 1913, he lived first on an orphan's pension, later on small earnings from pictures he drew. He read voraciously, developing anti-Jewish and antidemocratic convictions, an admiration for the outstanding individual

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    In 1933 the Nazi party lead by Adolf Hitler came to power in Germany. This started his his power-trip that focussed on exterminating the Jewish race and any other undesirable people in his determination to restore Germany to it’s pre war glory and create the perfect Aryan race. Hitler ordered the construction of several concentration and extermination camps in Germany, Austria and Poland to carry out the “Final Solution” to the Jewish question in Europe and build the first racially pure country in

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    ADOLF HITLER Did you know Adolf Hitler killed 6-9 million Jews and other people? Adolf Hitler was a dictator in Germany. Hitler survived despite many obstacles in his life. Hitler is known for many things in his early life, his family, and he is famous for, challenges he faced, the holocaust, and WWII. Hitler was born on April 20, 1889. He was the fourth child of Alois Schicklgruber and Klara Hitler. He was born in the town of Braunau. Adolf Hitler was the leader of Nazi Germany. When he was

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    person who I believe was a leader even though many would say an evil one. Adolf Hitler was born on April 20th 1889 in a small town called Braunau, near to the German border. Adolf had a very rough and challenging childhood, His father -Alois- was short-tempered, strict and brutal, he frequently hit the young Hitler. Adolf struggled at school barely accomplishing a satisfactory level in subjects. Alois died when Hitler was thirteen so there was no strong influence to keep him at school when he was

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    Timmy Nordahl Mrs. Finlay English March 18, 2010 Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) (Google.com) Adolf Hitler, born in Braunau am Inn, Austria; April 20, 1889, rose to power in Germany during the 1920s and early 1930s at a time of social, political, and economic upheaval. He tried to take power by force in 1923 but that failed. He then won power by democratic

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    Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler was born April 20, 1889 in a small town in Australia called Branuan. Hitler’s mother Klara Polz was a farm girl and was 28 when Adolf was born. His father’s name was Alios Hitler and was a customs official. He was 51 years old when Hitler was born. Klara and Alios had 6 children but only Adolf and his sister Paula survived their childhood. Some thought Hitler was a great ruler, but others thought he was a murderer. Hitler was the leader of the Nazi party and was

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    [not yet “evolved” into a human]). Hitler came to conclusion #1. He believed that the German "race" was the greatest, most evolved "race" and that the Israeli "race" was the most primitive (like monkeys) "race" (all the other "races" were in between). It just made sense to him to destroy the "lesser" people so as to preserve and advance the "higher" people ("survival of the fittest" also means "extinction of the weakest"). It is quite obvious that Hitler would have murdered everyone outside the

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    Troops enter the Rhineland: March 1936 The German army marched into the Rhineland. Hitler had only 30,000 fully equipped troops. Reason given The USSR and France had just signed a Mutual Assistance Treaty, so Germany was surrounded and needed protection. Europe’s response The British refused to do anything and the French would not act alone. In any case, Hitler promised that all he wanted now was peace. Hitler said to his advisers, ‘The 48 hours after the march into Rhineland 1936 were most nerve-racking

  • How Hitler Came To Power Essay

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    Hitler never had more than 37 percent of the popular vote in the honest elections that occurred before he became Chancellor. And the opposition among the 63 percent against him was generally quite strong. Hitler therefore would have never seen the light of day had the German Republic been truly democratic. Unfortunately, its otherwise sound constitution contained a few fatal flaws. The German leaders also had a weak devotion to democracy, and some were actively plotting to overthrow it. Hitler furthermore

  • Hitler Essay

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    Adolph Hitler was a highly powerful, political and charismatic man who rose to power in Germany during the late 1920's at a time of social, political and economic upheaval. In fact, Hitler is said to be one of the rare individuals who, without him, history would have been very different. His rule over Germany from 1934 to his death in 1945, resulted in a fascist regime, the outbreak of World War II, the destruction of the German nation-state and its society and the extermination of approximately

  • Hitler Essay

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    fair-minded, and many others. When Hitler was in power millions of people believed that Hitler had and displayed these traits of a leader better than anyone could during that time. As a young kid Hitler was never good at anything but found his place in the army. “Later on in his life when he became part with the Nazis they started to gain power and strength and realized he was the key to power in Germany; it took fourteen years of political maneuvering for Hitler and the Nazis to attain dictatorial

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    Leadership of Adolf Hitler There are many good leaders, as well as bad leaders. There are careless leaders, and bossy leaders. There are German leaders, British leaders, American leaders, Russian leaders, French leaders etc. There are those leaders that make a difference in peoples lives, and those who harm many thinking there doing something to help themselves. Many are popular while others are wanted dead. Some want to save countries while others want to burn them. Even though Adolf Hitler was evil and

  • Hitler Essay

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    Born April 20, 1889, Braunau am Inn, Austria, Adolf Hitler was leader of the Nazi Party 1920-1921 and Fuehrer of Germany 1933-1945. His rise to power began when German president Hindenburg appointed him chancellor of a Nazi in 1932. During World War II, Hitler orchestrated the Nazi's Holocaust under the Third Reich. He died of possible suicide in 1945 in the wake of Germany's defeat.Hitler's father, Alois (born 1837), was illegitimate. For a time he bore his mother's name, Schicklgruber, but by 1876

  • How Dangerous Was Hitler? Essay

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    How dangerous was Adolf Hitler up to 1938? Many people have different views on Hitler and if Hitler was extremely dangerous to certain minorities. He killed thousands of innocent people in his rise to power. He used many ways similar to other dictators in history to manipulate his people. Hitler did have many good intentions for Germany, and tried to have a positive impact on Germany. He had a strong vision for what he wanted for his country and had a 25 year plan of all his ideas and how he

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    Adolf Hitler: Brief Biography Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889 to parents who both came from poor peasant families. Hitler’s father, Alois Hitler, was born as an illegitimate son to a housemaid. He was a very intelligent and ambitious man, in his later life he was able to strive and become a senior customs official. Hitler’s mother, Klara Hitler, was Alois’ third wife and she was twenty- three years younger than Hitler’s father. Alois was fifty-one years old when Adolf Hitler was born. He

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    controversy that Hitler was not in control of Germany is an extremely debatable one, mainly supported by Structuralist historians such as Mason who in source 3 puts forward the idea of Hitler as a weak dictator without control since he never “associated” with measures that could make him unpopular with the people which showed that his control over the Third Reich was temperamental and not unconditional. This is supported to a certain extent by source 2 as Feuchtwanger states that Hitler was unwilling

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    Brüning administration Hitler and NSDAP treasurer Franz Xaver Schwarz at the dedication of the renovation of the Palais Barlow on Brienner Straße in Munich into the Brown House headquarters, December 1930The Great Depression in Germany provided a political opportunity for Hitler. Germans were ambivalent to the parliamentary republic, which faced strong challenges from right- and left-wing extremists. The moderate political parties were increasingly unable to stem the tide of extremism, and the

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    Adolf Hitler was an important personality in history and world war one because he had a terrible childhood, he also received two iron crosses for bravery in world war one, and showed the entire world how wrong it was to execute Jews. Hitler was founder of the Nazi party he was most influential voice in the organization. He was responsible for the holocaust and extermination of six million Jews. Adolf Hitler was son of fifty-two year old Alois and klara. He was badly abused by his father. He was

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    Hitler is most commonly known for the unforgivable deeds that he committed in hislifetime. Those acts were terrible and left a scar on the world that can never be mended.However, Hitler did possess extreme brilliance. He was innovative and smart, but as hismind was tainted and as he turned against non-Aryans over time, the possibility of usinghis brilliance to be an artist slowly drifted from his mind. He was originally a young manwho moved to Vienna to become an artist, but his dreams changed to

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    come to power or prominence because the country has problems and the leaders are proposing solution to those problems. Adolf Hitler was the leader of the holocaust. The Jews were treated like animals, no worst. There life’s were impacted horrible because of Hitler. Circumstances of the problem of the nation and religion were discussed and the solutions were proposed by Hitler. The Treaty Of Versailles was a peace settlement signed after WWI ended. In 1918 and in the shadow of the Russian revolution

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    and France sent Hitler an ultimatum “Withdraw German forces from Poland or Great Britain and France will go to war against Germany” (As suggested by Martin Gilbert, The second world war, 1991). Hitler refused to withdraw his troops from Poland, so Great Britain and France declared war on Germany. There was no sole cause for Hitler's rise to power. There were two. The political and economic chaos of the 1920's and the 1930's joined forces with German culture that enabled Hitler to rise to power

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    Harley Clement PPE 3003C Participation #3 Inside the Mind of Hitler Adolf Hitler was born into a very unstable family in humble circumstances. His father, a drunk, was physically abusive to both Adolf’s mother and the children themselves. His mother was overprotective of the frail, weak child, after the death of three of her other children. The attentive, caring behavior set forth by Adolf’s mother developed an unusual mutual relationship between the two, as reported by the family doctor

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    Assess the claim that Hitler’s rule from 1933 to 1939 was a ‘popular dictatorship” Hitler managed to rise to power for several contributing factors. The great economic depression, help from the Nazi Storm Troopers. He officially started his rule when he was made chancellor by President Hindenberg in 1933. Although he was in power as a dictator, there are claims that his was a popular dictatorship. Hitler’s rule was to a certain extent a ‘popular dictatorship’. First, he had a personal appeal.

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    Born: April 20, 1889 Died: April 30, 1945, Berlin Full name: Adolf Hitler Height: 1.73 m Adolf Hitler was the founder and leader of the Nazi party. He was in charge of the Holocaust the execution of more than 2 million Jews. Hitler was the Head of State, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and guiding spirit. On September 1, 1939, German armed forces invaded Poland. The first phase of World War II was dominated by the Germans they used tactics called Blitzkrieg it consists of: sudden

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    Pat DiStefano Informative essay 884 words The rise and fall of Hitler In 1933 Hitler came to power in Germany. This started his mission to bring Germany back as a world power. As well as wipe out anyone who was not a part of what he thought was the “Arian Race”. Hitler was appointed chancler of Germany in 1933.this started Hitler’s rise to be the supreme ruler of Germany. Hitler brought Nazism with him on his rise to power. He started the reform of Germany’s economy and dropped unemployment

  • How Hitler Become Successful Essay

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    Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889, the fourth child of Alois Schickelgruber and Klara Hitler in the Austrian town of Braunau. He lived for six months across from a large Benedictine monastery. The monastery's coat of arms' most salient feature was a swastika. As a youngster, Adolf's dream was to enter the priesthood. While there is anecdotal evidence that Adolf's father regularly beat him during his childhood, it was not unusual for discipline to be enforced in that way during that period.

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    Assess the extent to which Hitler’s rise to power was a result of Weimar weakness. "One seldom recognises the devil when he is putting his hand on your shoulder." -Albert Speer The weak Weimar government was a major factor in Hitler rise to power, however it was not the only reason. Hitler’s use of aggressive propaganda and his use of fear in terror in the people was also a tactic that strongly helped his cause. Weaknesses in the Weimar that particularly helped Hitler’s rise were the weak foundations

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    Hitler was born in Braunau am Inn, in Austria, on April 20, 1889, the third son of Alois and Klara Hitler. The family moved around a lot, including to Linz, Leonding and other places. Hitler did well in school at the beginning, but his marks got progressively worse as time went on. His father died when he was 14, his mother when he was 18. He tried twice to enter the Academy for Art in Vienna, but was rejected both times. Between 1909 and 1913, he lived in Vienna. There is controversy as to whether

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    good qualities Adolf Hitler possessed as a political leader? Qualities which distinguished him as a political leader, and how he was able to control Germany in the way he did. As a young child Hitler enjoyed 3 activities, which, to my opinion assisted to develop his leadership abilities; these were * He enjoyed "preaching" to the family at home * He enjoyed painting and drawing, deeming himself adept * He relentlessly played "cowboys and Indians" and later on war games, with his

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    In a small town of Braunau, Austria, Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889. Alois Hitler, fifty-two years old, and Klara Hitler, twenty-eight years old, were Adolf’s parents. Both were second cousins with one another. Adolf was one of seven children however only 4 made it to maturity. His father, Alois, did not have a good reputation when it came down to women. At the age of thirty- six, he had a daughter to a widow before his marriage, who then he married later soon after. Seven years later

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    Hitler: Mystery behind the man or man behind the mystery Tiffany N Utz West Virginia University History 421 Hitler and The Third Reich Sec. 7D1 Hitler’s Uprising Abstract Hitler’s childhood throughout his university years determined the course of action that he would spend the remainder of his years on. Hitler’s life could be considered by some similar to that of an average young man or woman. This paper will take a historical look at what decisions led to the rise to power and then the great

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    blame lies with the dicatators as they persued an aggressive path. Hitler consolidated his power and became chancellor in 1933 as a result of a back room political deal of conservitive elites, and advisers around hinderburg. Hitlers dictatorship was dependant on 2 main aims lebestram (living space and idiology upon race, these were directly linked upon foreign "policy, hence beinging upon the link between te cause of war. Hitler beleived the superior "aryan race" needed more living space, and this

  • How Hitler Consolidated Power Essay

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    How did Hitler consolidate his power from January 1933 to August 1934? When Hitler was nominated Chancellor on 30 January 1933 it was partly on the basis that he headed the largest party in the Reichstag, having gained 196 out of 584 seats (just under 34%) in the general election of November 1932. He was in coalition with the German Centre Party (Zentrumspartei) but still didn't have an overall majority. When Hitler became Chancellor, Goering became Interior Minister of Prussia, the largest of the

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    Why did Hitler become Chancellor of Germany in January 1933? The Weimar Republic had serious political weaknesses On the 11th of November 1918 the armistice was singed to mark the end of the First World War. The German politicians who signed the armistice were, Matthias Erzeberger (on the behalf of the SPD, the German socialist party, which had formed a government following the abdication of the Kaiser 9 November; the SPD headed the Weimar government after the war), count Alfred von Oberndorff

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    the people of Germany gave their vote to Hitler and his followers repeatedly, as the writer of this interpretations Flenly writes “Giving it vote after vote”. Historical evidence has shown us that Hitler gained support even from Germans living outside Germany. His occupation of Austria was seen as an outstanding achievement in a plebiscite that the Nazis organized for a union with Germany, 98% of the population voted for Adolf Hitler. This suggests that Hitler had won the consent of the German people

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    Adolf Hitler was an German politician and the leader of the Nazi Party. He was at the centre of the founding of Nazism, the start of World War II, and the Holocaust. Hitler's foreign and domestic policies had the goal of seizing living space for the Germanic people.Hitler's supremacist and racially motivated policies resulted in the systematic murder of eleven million people, including an estimated six million Jews. Half of the people he killed are Jews. So, there must be specific reasons.

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    Mein Kampf 1. Adolf Hitler, as leader of Nazi, wrote the book Mein Kampf, which is often called as Nazi Bible. There are two volumes of this book. Volume 1 of Mein Kampf was published in 1925 and Volume 2 in 1926. Hitler wrote Mein Kampf, which is a mixture of autobiography, dreams, ideals, political ideas, while he was in prison. Although he received many visitors initially, he soon devoted himself entirely to the book. Firstly, Hitler named the book as: “Four Years of Struggle against Lies, Stupidity

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    arguing that Adolf Hitler was a "weak dictator" who rather than acting decisively, reacted to various social pressures. Mommsen is opposed to the notion of Nazi Germany as a totalitarian state.[1] In Mommsen's view, Hitler was: "unwilling to take decisions, frequently uncertain, exclusively concerned with upholding his prestige and personal authority, influenced in the strongest fashion by his current entourage, in some aspects a weak dictator".[4] Mommsen was the first to call Hitler a "weak dictator"

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    Parents: Alois Hitler (Alois Schicklgruber) and Klara Hitler (Klara Polzl) Siblings: Alois Hitler Jr., Angela Hitler and Paula Hitler. Childhood: Hitler's childhood was a hard time for him. Both of his parents died. His father had died from eternal bleeding in his lungs and his mother died from breast cancer. Hitler dropped out of school when he was 16 years old because of bad grades. He roamed the streets homeless. He slept at a different place every night. Soon enough he was serving in World

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    National Socialist German Workers, or Nazi, party; in 1921 it was reorganized with Hitler as chairman. He achieved leadership in the party (and later in Germany) largely due to his extraordinary skill as a speaker, holding large crowds spellbound by his oratory. Hitler made the party a paramilitary organization and won the support of such prominent nationalists as Field Marshal Ludendorff. On Nov. 8, 1923, Hitler attempted the "beer-hall putsch," intended to overthrow the republican government. Leading

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    Close Wiki Loves Monuments: Fotografiere Denkmale, hilf der Wikipedia und gewinne! Dies ist ein als lesenswert ausgezeichneter Artikel. Adolf Hitler Hitler ist eine Weiterleitung auf diesen Artikel. Weitere Personen dieses Namens finden sich unter Hitler (Familienname). Porträtaufnahme Hitlers (1937) Adolf Hitler (* 20. April 1889 in Braunau am Inn in Oberösterreich; † 30. April 1945 in Berlin) war von 1933 bis 1945 Diktator des Deutschen Reiches. Ab Juli 1921 Vorsitzender der NSDAP

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    Years Dictator Adolf Hitler was born in Branau am Inn, Austria, on April 20, 1889, and was the fourth of six children born to Alois Hitler and Klara Polzl. When Hitler was 3 years old, the family moved from Austria to Germany. As a child, Hitler clashed frequently with his father. Following the death of his younger brother, Edmund, in 1900, he became detached and introverted. His father did not approve of his interest in fine art rather than business. In addition to art, Hitler showed an early interest

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    CONTENTS 2. HITLER’S EARLY LIFE IN SCHOOL 3. HITLER’S LIFE IN VIENNA 4. HITLER DURING WOLRD WAR ONE 5. HITLER AND THE NAZI PARTY HITLER’S EARLY LIFE IN SCHOOL Hitler attended Volksschule (a state-supported school) in nearby Fischlham. He became fixated on warfare after finding a picture book about the Franco-Prussian War among his father's belongings. The move to Hafeld coincided with the onset of intense father-son conflicts caused by Hitler's refusal to conform to the strict discipline

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    von Stauffenberg bravely smuggled 2 packages of explosives in to the Hitlers headquarters in Rastenburg, East Prussia. However, being disturbed he and his Aide had only time to set one time-delay fuse before being called in to the daily situation briefing. So only one bomb was primed. In addition, the briefcase containing the bomb had been moved to the wrong side of a solid oak supporting trestle, on the far side away from Hitler. The ensuing detonation killed some officers and badly wounded others

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    Adolf Hitler and the Holocaust Adolf Hitler was one of the cruelest rulers this world has ever known. During his reign Hitler caused enormous suffering for the Jews throughout Germany. Many Jewish families were torn apart by the cruelty of the Nazi party. This, one of the most tragic events in the world's history, is known as the Holocaust. During his quest for power, Hitler carried out his anti-sematic beliefs, which had a devatating effect on the Jewish community, and eventually led to the Holocaust

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    Hitler did not do particularly well in school, leaving formal education in 1905. Unable to settle into a regular job, he drifted. He wished to become an artist but was rejected from the Academy in Vienna. Adolf Hitler was born on 20 April 1889 in the small Austrian town of Braunau to Alois Hitler who later became a senior customs official and his wife Klara, who was from a poor peasant family. At primary school, Hitler showed great intellectual potential and was extremely popular with fellow

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    read this definition. One man immediately came to mind. Adolf Hitler. A very persuasive man who used language or words to their highest capabilities. He had a thought approach, he had used specific trigger words, and even employed and either-or fallacy into his speeches. Hitler had a very thought out and calculated plan when it came to manipulation and persuasion. In the article “How was Adolf Hitler so persuasive” it states “ Hitler and the Nazi party treated the German people as if they were

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    National Socialist (Nazi) party, and his eventual conquest of Europe”(Hitler 389). Hitler begins by expressing his view of the fundamental principles of Nature’s rule and the consequences for acting out of nature. He describes higher development and how it resulted in the defilement of blood. He then talks about culture and creativity and how cultures are perished. He introduces the “Aryan” race and how they differ from the Jews. Hitler believes there is one trait that is superior to all others and discusses

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    Hitler was born on April 20, 1889, in Austria. After the death of his father Alois in 1903 and of his mother Klara in 1907, Hitler moved to Vienna in 1908 to study art and architecture, but failed to be admitted to the Academy of Fine Arts, earned a meagre living painting postcards. In 1913, Hitler moved to Munich, and when the war began volunteered in a Bavarian regiment, earning the rank of Corporal and awarded the Iron Cross. After the war, Hitler was a member of the Freikorps, and