The sensational memoirs of Alfred Rosenberg, the Third Reich’s leading ideologue, Minister of the Occupied Eastern Territories, and author of the Myth of the 20th Century, written while in prison at Nuremberg.
These memoirs contain a no-holds barred overview of his political life, from the time of his earliest involvement in the NSDAP, right up to the Nuremberg Trials.
Here the reader will find astonishing revelations on, inter alia, the following topics:
– The Jewish Communist Revolution in Munich;
– The Spirit behind National Socialism;
– How the Storm Troopers were organized in Response to Communist Violence;
– Christianity and National Socialism and The Myth of the 20th Century;
– Publication of The Myth of the 20th Century the Reason for Rosenberg’s Exclusion from Hitler’s first Cabinet;
– Racial Respect and the Jewish Question;
– A Prediction of the Racial Dissolution of America;
– Race and Racial History;
– The Euthanasia Program: Justified but Badly Implemented;
– Oswald Mosley’s Mistake in Choosing the Word “Fascist”;
– The Strasser Brothers and Conflict within the Party;
– Himmler’s Ahenerbe and debate over Use of “Nordic”;
– The Mistake of letting the Police Fall under Political Control;
– Ernst Röhm, Homosexuality, and the SA;
– Artur Axmann and the Alpine Redoubt;
– Artistic Side of Hitler Led to his Downfall in Foreign Affairs;
– Hitler, Art, and Architecture;
– Hitler Rejected Christianity;
– Did Hitler Risk the Existence of the Reich by Going to War?;
– Hitler Made Same Mistake as Napoleon in Russia;
– Rosenberg’s Attempts to Stem Anti-Slavic Attitude;
– Time will be Needed to Resurrect the Ideal from the Rubble of the Reich; and
– Rosenberg’s political testament, in which he outlined how a future democratic, National Socialist state should be constructed, in which there would be press freedom, democratic elections, and much, much more.
An eye-opening work which provides an unparalleled insight into the thinking of one of the most senior figures of the Third Reich, and unquestionably the single most important National Socialist ideological leader after Hitler.
This new edition contains over 200 explanatory footnotes and is fully indexed.
About the author: Alfred Rosenberg (1893–1946) was a Baltic German who was one of the earliest members of the NSDAP, editor of its official newspaper, ideological leader of the party and ultimately minister for the occupied Eastern Territories. Best known for his work The Myth of the 20th Century, he was arrested by the Allies at the end of the war and executed after being found guilty at the Nuremberg Trials.