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Artist or CreatorBert Thomas
Title or CaptionThe Fuhrer's Dilemma
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
DateMay? 1940
Size34 x 29cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptParis route closed - Loopway through Belgium, Holland and Switzerland
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
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