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Betting It All

Zachary Shore

in What Hitler Knew

Published in print November 2002 | ISBN: 9780195154597
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199868780 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195154597.003.0006
Betting It All

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This chapter discusses the events leading to the outbreak of war. It describes the talks between British and German officials regarding the latter's aggression and expansion on the European continent. It shows that Hitler's regime fostered internal deception and manipulation of information. Information control not only equaled power, it also affected the decision for war.

Keywords: Hitler; Nazi Germany; Britain; war

Chapter.  6364 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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