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Hitler's war aims.
Rich, Norman.
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[First edition].
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volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
v. 1. Ideology, the Nazi State, and the course of expansion.--2. The establishment of the new order.
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1650 Lexile.
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Table of Contents

List of Photographsp. ix
List of Mapsp. x
Prefacep. xi
Introduction The Historical Backgroundp. xix
Chapter 1 The Ideology of Expansionp. 3
Chapter 2 Hitler, the Party, and the Statep. 11
Chapter 3 The Attainment and Consolidation of Powerp. 17
Chapter 4 The Instruments of Control: the National Socialist Partyp. 28
Chapter 5 The Instruments of Control: the Statep. 38
Chapter 6 The Instruments of Control: Racial Officesp. 55
Chapter 7 The Instruments of Control: the Economyp. 59
Chapter 8 The Control of Powerp. 73
Chapter 9 The Period of Preparationp. 81
Chapter 10 Expansion in the Name of Self-Determinationp. 90
Chapter 11 From Self - Determination to Lebensraump. 111
Chapter 12 The War for Lebensraum: the Attack on Polandp. 121
Chapter 13 Security in the North: the Attack on Denmark and Norwayp. 132
Chapter 14 Security in the West: the Attack on France and the Low Countriesp. 146
Chapter 15 The Problem of Britainp. 157
Chapter 16 Security in the Southwest: Spain and North Africap. 165
Chapter 17 Security in the Southeast: Hungary and the Balkansp. 180
Chapter 18 The Final Drive for Lebensraum: the Attack on Russiap. 204
Chapter 19 The Japanese Alliancep. 224
Chapter 20 Hitler's Declaration of War on the United Statesp. 237
Culminationp. 247
A Note on the Spellingp. 253
Abbreviationsp. 254
Biographical Sketchesp. 256
Notesp. 266
Bibliographyp. 313
Indexp. 343
List of Photographsp. ix
Prefacep. xi
Chapter 1 The Jewsp. 1
Chapter 2 The Ethnic Germansp. 13
Chapter 3 The Slavs: Czechoslovakiap. 27
Chapter 4 The Slavs: Polandp. 68
Chapter 5 The Nordics: Scandinaviap. 106
Chapter 6 The Nordics: the Netherlands and Luxembourgp. 141
Chapter 7 The Limes of Lebensraum: Belgium and Northern Francep. 170
Chapter 8 France: the Mortal Enemyp. 197
Chapter 9 The Southeastern Flankp. 240
Chapter 10 Italy: the Defeated Allyp. 317
Chapter 11 Russia: the Promised Landp. 326
Chapter 12 Morgen Die Ganze Welt?p. 394
A Summing Up and Concluding Reflectionsp. 420
A Note on the Spellingp. 429
Abbreviationsp. 431
Biographical Sketchesp. 435
Notesp. 447
Bibliographyp. 503
Indexp. 531