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Fascist Landscapes: Nature Lovers and Nazi Desperadoes on the Alpine Frontier

Tait Keller

in Apostles of the Alps: Mountaineering and Nation Building in Germany and Austria, 1860-1939

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625034
eISBN:
9781469625058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625034.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter narrates the story of the Alps under the Nazi dictatorship. Many mountaineers flocked to Hitler’s banner, praising his strong will, vision, and apparent desire to protect the Alps. But ... More


Christmas in the Third Reich

Joe Perry

in Christmas in Germany: A Cultural History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833643
eISBN:
9781469604947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899410_perry.9
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the tensions at the core of the so-called People's Christmas in Nazi Germany. It observes that regime propagandists and intellectual cadres enthused by National Socialist ... More


Ghosts of Christmas Past

Joe Perry

in Christmas in Germany: A Cultural History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833643
eISBN:
9781469604947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899410_perry.10
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter argues that Christmas was a central vehicle for the reconstruction of private and public identities in East and West Germany during the Cold War. It notes that in fiction, film, and ... More


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