H. W. Koch, himself a former Hitler Youth brings a unique sensitivity and perspective to the history of one of the most fascinating vehicles for Nazi thought and propaganda.
He traces the Hitler Youth movement from its antecedents in nineteenth-century German romanticism and pre-1914 youth culture, through the World War I radicaliztion of German youth, to its ultimate exploitation by the Nazi party.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 380 pages, 2 maps, 40 b&w photos
- Publisher: Cooper Square Publishers Inc.,U.S.
- Publication Date: 08/08/2000
- Category: General & world history
- ISBN: 9780815410843