Hitler's New Order in Europe
Lecture no. 25 from the course: World War II: A Military and Social History
Taught by Professor Thomas Childers | 35 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
A powerful examination of the evolution of Nazi racial policy from the boycott of Jewish shops at the beginning of the Third Reich in 1933 to the gas chambers of Auschwitz between 1942 and 1945. The lecture includes the ideological origins of Hitler's anti-Semitism, how his ideas were translated from the pages of Mein Kampf to the killing fields and gas chambers of Eastern Europe, and the factors that influenced the degree of Allied response to Nazi mass murder.