West Civilizations II
April 15th, 2015
Mein Kampf, Adolf Hitler - Response Essay
Adolf Hitler was born 1889 in Austria, and was a German politician. He was the leader of the Nazi Party; National Socialist German Workers Party (NSDAP). He was chancellor of Germany from 1933 - 1945 and in that time period, was also leader of ‘Nazi Germany’. He was an efficient and effective dictator, and was at the centre of WWII, and of course, the Holocaust. Previous to his later attributes in life however, he was a decorated WWI veteran and a member of the German Worker’s Party in 1919. This can be seen as a precursor to him taking a leadership role in NSDAP in 1921. In 1923, he attempted a fai...