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The wrong war

yesterday evening (thursday 16th), 11.00-11.50pm, on bbc 4 tv (repeated from september 1997, september 1998, and july 2000, all on bbc 2)
the wrong war (3rd of 6 episodes in the nazis: a warning from history series) (narrated by samuel west) (written and produced by laurence rees)

“With the help of archive footage and interviews with eye-witnesses, including former diplomats and members of the Nazi party who had never appeared on television before, this film charts the course of Hitler’s road to war.”

including contributions from …
herbert dohring, hitler bodyguard
• economist and banker johannes zahn
manfred von schroder, diplomat
karl boehm-tettelbach, adjutant, ministry of war
• sir frank roberts, british foreign office
reinhard spitzy, secretary to von ribbentrop
suzi seitz, nazi youth leader
walter kammerling, viennese jew

“Just as in Germany, the Nazis made the Jews their scapegoats: ‘You were completely outlawed, there was no protection from anywhere, anybody could come up to you and do what they want, and that’s it’.”

anna krautwurmowa, czech resistance (more…)

Warning from history (1 of 2)

yesterday evening (thursday 2nd), 11.00-11.50pm, on bbc 4 tv (repeated from september 1997, september 1998, and july 2000, all on bbc 2)
helped into power (1st of 2 episodes in the nazis: a warning from history series) (narrated by samuel west) (written and produced by laurence rees)
including contributions from …
jutta rudiger
fridolin von spaun
alois pfaller, communist youth
eugene levine, communist youth
emil klein, nazi member
bruno hahnel, nazi youth leader
wolfgang teubert, storm trooper
• economst and banker johannes zahn
josef felder, social democratic mp, 1932-33
(more…)

Newshour: Hitler’s birthplace

this afternoon (thursday 15th), 2.41-2.45pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

“The Austrian government takes control of the house where Adolf Hitler was born.”

including interview with …
• historian florian kotanko (more…)

FOOC: Hitler’s birthplace

yesterday morning (thursday 20th), 11.08-11.14am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) includes …

Bethany Bell visits the birthplace of Adolf Hitler, the town of Braunau, and discovers Austrians are divided over whether or not his childhood home should be torn down.”

(more…)

WHYS: Hitler’s birthplace

yesterday afternoon (tuesday 18th), 5.47-5.59pm, on bbc world service radio
world have your say (phone-in programme, presented by ben james) concludes with…

“Should Adolf Hitler’s birthplace be demolished?”

including contribution from …
• dr andreas maislinger, historian and adviser to the committee (more…)

Hitler and Drugs

yesterday evening (tuesday 4th), 10.19-10.32pm, on bbc radio 3
free thinking (presented by rana mitter) includes …

Norman Ohler, author of Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany, reveals the role played by drugs such as methamphetamine in Hitler’s downfall.”

(more…)

Nazi Gold Train

this sunday evening (2nd october), 8.00-9.00pm, on bbc 2

hunting the nazi gold train (presented by dan snow) (more…)

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