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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThere is no choice
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date06 Sep 1939
Embedded text or transcriptHitler idea of war
Hitler idea of peace.
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesNews: Sep.3. "This country is now at war with Germany. We are ready" The fateful words came at last from the Prime Minister's lips in the House of Commons at noon today. [Chronicle of the 20th Century]
International relations
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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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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