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Benjamin Carter Hett

Benjamin Carter Hett
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Benjamin Carter Hett is the author of The Death of Democracy, Burning the Reichstag, Crossing Hitler, and Death in the Tiergarten. He is a professor of history at Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, and holds a Ph.D. in history from Harvard University and a law degree from the University of Toronto. Born in Rochester, New York, he grew up in Edmonton, Alberta, and now lives in New York City.

Benjamin Carter Hett

The Nazi Menace

The Nazi Menace

Benjamin Carter Hett
Henry Holt and Co.
Henry Holt and Co.

A panoramic narrative of the years leading up to the Second World War—a tale of democratic crisis, racial conflict, and a belated recognition of evil, with profound resonance for our own...

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The Death of Democracy

Benjamin Carter Hett
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

A riveting account of how the Nazi Party came to power and how the failures of the Weimar Republic and the shortsightedness of German politicians allowed it to happen.

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The True German

The True German

St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Press

A recently discovered diary held by a German military judge from 1944 to 1945 that sheds new light on anti-Hitler sentiments inside the German army

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