• 1.3 - 1933: Hitler Comes to Power

    by Patricia Smith
    Upfront article for the GRQs provided in class.
    1.3_upfront.pdf, 50.91 MB (Last Modified on February 2, 2012)
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  • 1.3 - An Interview with Hitler

    by H. V. Kaltenborn
    A rare personal view of Hitler as given by a member of his inner circle.
    interview_hitler1932.pdf, 1.53 MB (Last Modified on February 3, 2012)
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  • 1.5 - Dietrich Bonhoeffer & Nazi Theology

    by Timothy Spiegel
    1 of 3 voluntary readings for the Unit 1 test.
    1.5_bonhoeffer.pdf, 87.78 KB (Last Modified on September 11, 2012)
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  • 1.5 - Valkyrie: Claus von Stauffenberg's Bomb Plot & Coup

    by Timothy Spiegel
    1 of 3 voluntary readings for the Unit 1 test.
    1.5_stauffenberg.pdf, 132.02 KB (Last Modified on September 11, 2012)
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  • 1.5 - Die Weiße Rose: The Scholls' Nazi Resistance

    by Timothy Spiegel
    1 of 3 voluntary readings for the Unit 1 test.
    1.5_scholls.pdf, 203.35 KB (Last Modified on September 11, 2012)
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  • 2.2 - Der Giftpilz

    by Ernst Hiemer
    ENG: The Poisonous Mushroom
    2.2_giftpilz.pdf, 10.95 MB (Last Modified on September 27, 2011)
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  • 2.2 - Trau keinem Fuchs auf grüner Heid und keinem Jud bei seinem Eid

    by Elvira Bauer
    ENG: Trust No Fox on His Green Heath and No Jew on His Oath
    2.2_fochs_juden.pdf, 17.98 MB (Last Modified on September 27, 2011)
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  • 2.2 - Kristallnacht Reading (for GRQs)

    by Timothy Spiegel
    A summary of the events of 9-10 November 1938: Germany & Austria's massive pogrom against Jewish businesses and synagogues.
    kristallnacht.pdf, 339.76 KB (Last Modified on September 20, 2012)
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  • 2.2 - A German Jew in the U.S. Army Confronts What Might Have Been

    by Andrew Carroll
    A story of a German Jewish refugee fighting as a GI in Europe.
    2.2_germangi.pdf, 897.98 KB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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  • 3.1 - The Bubble Gum War

    by Nicholas Ciatola
    Bubble gum cards of the Abyssinian & Spanish Civil Wars
    3.1_spain-abyssinia.pdf, 2.04 MB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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  • 3.1 - The Hossbach Memorandum

    by Blaine Taylor
    3.1_hossbach.pdf, 2.38 MB (Last Modified on February 22, 2013)
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  • 3.4 - The Sudeten Crisis & the Munich Pact

    by Timothy Spiegel
    Summary (for GRQs) on the hallmark of appeasement in 1938.
    3.4_sudeten.pdf, 65.17 KB (Last Modified on October 4, 2012)
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  • 4.2 - The Maginot Line: Fort Schoenenbourg

    by Association des Amis de la Ligne Maginot d'Alsace
    A French museum booklet on an exemplary fortress along the Maginot Line.
    Courtesy of Anthony King.
    4.2_maginot.pdf, 37.73 MB (Last Modified on October 16, 2012)
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  • 4.3 - The Battle of Britain

    by Timothy Spiegel
    A British text's analysis of the first all-aerial battle of WWII.
    4.3_britain.pdf, 109.71 MB (Last Modified on March 15, 2012)
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  • 6.1 - Flying With the Tigers

    by Ronald V. Regan
    A look at the role of American mercenary pilots in the AVG in China prior to 7 Dec. 1941. 
    Courtesy of Aviation History.
    6.1_avg.pdf, 5.53 MB (Last Modified on October 26, 2012)
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  • 7.1 - Long Range Luftwaffe Killers

    by Max Gadney
    The impact of the North American P-51 Mustang.
    7.1_p51.pdf, 795.23 KB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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  • 7.5 - The Battle of Stalingrad

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    7.5_stalingradRDG.pdf, 77.32 MB (Last Modified on November 27, 2012)
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  • 7.6 - Operations TORCH, HUSKY, & AVALANCHE

    by Evan Mawdsley
    The Allied invasions of North Africa, Sicily, & Italy.
    7.6_mawdsley.pdf, 7.34 MB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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  • 8.2 - Following History's Footprints on Guadalcanal

    by John D. Lukacs
    WWII wrecks on Guadalcanal today.
    8.2_guadalcanal.pdf, 1.52 MB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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  • 9.2 - The Military Memoir as a Critical History: The Case of James M. Gavin

    by Marvin R. Cain
    Understanding the reliability of personal historical accounts and bias.
    9.2_gavinmemoir.pdf, 1.42 MB (Last Modified on December 17, 2012)
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  • 10.2 - Did the Bomb Ultimately Save Lives?

    by Max Gadney
    An analysis of the decision to drop atomic bombs on Japan.
    10.2_bombworth.pdf, 384.16 KB (Last Modified on December 21, 2011)
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