The men who financed Adolf Hitler’s rise to power

Austrian citizens crowding a plaza in Vienna to hear Hitler’s declaration of annexation. Image: Wikipedia

Embarrassing details ignored by history books

The Order of the Day by Éric Vuillard (2017) 144 pages ★★★★☆

Winner of the 2017 Prix Goncourt

An “old fox” meets the Führer before the Anschluss with Austria

The 24 men who financed Hitler’s rise to power

Their dividends: slaves from the camps

About the author

Éric Vuillard in 2018. Image: Wikipedia

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