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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionMein Kampf - Volume 2
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Mar 1945
FormatArtwork
Size39 x 46.8cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptSince German arms now could not win I adopted a policy of maximum destruction so as to present the Allies with a chaos beyond their power to mend. In the collapse to follow would arise new opportunity Nazism to emerge afresh leadership world
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Implied textLiterature: Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler
SubjectsThird Reich 1933-45
Nazism
Defeat
ruins
Germany
Politics
war
bombs
Leadership
damage
Destruction
Quotations
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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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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