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Gotz Ali (Author of La utopía nazi)
Jul 04, Will rated it really liked it Shelves: Poles targeted by votz Germans for deportation, imprisonment, or execution immediately lost all their properties to the Reich p. This book is brilliant. Jan 13, David Hill rated it really liked it Shelves: Hitler’s Beneficiaries has been hailed as “startling” by Richard Evans, and as “fascinating and important” by Christopher Browning.
It’s interesting for three reasons: Albeit rather trite, I appreciate that Aly looked at the “socialism” part of national socialism, rather than adding anoth I was absolutely thrilled with this book. To quote from the book p Underlying the heady sensation, however, was the nagging pull of bad conscience, an uneasy feeling that one was damned to either total victory or total destruction.
He describes how the appropriation of property from Jews and others marginalized by the regime, and occupied countries, was often motivated by impending budget shortfalls, and how the expropriation was often done through compulsory purchase of ultimately worthless government bonds, manipulation of exchange rates, and other maneuvers that gave a semblance of legality to the procedings.
Some reviews I have read suggest that Aly may draw too materialist an explanation of why Germans continued to support Hitler, and I have not gotten so far as to be sure I agree.
This book, while it is not entertaining, will teach you that the Nazis were a left wing group that gained and kept power in Germany for so long because they provided a plethora of social entitlements and then invaded and looted their neighboring countries and plundered their undesirable minorities to pay for them. The book does an excellent job, though, of demonstrating the oft-ignored “Socialist” part of National Socialism.
So Germany got all these items for the cost of printing paper currency that could only be used in France, individual French citizens and companies were paid by the French banks, who were paid by the French government.
Trivia About Hitler’s Benefici Er geht der Frage nach: This makes the book very pertinent to the world today. What foodstuffs and amenities were you able to get during the war, that weren’t available during peacetime? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Esther Mateo’s review of La utopía nazi: Cómo Hitler compró a los alemanes
Update after finishing the book: Connelly’s review was helpful in confirming the novelty of this work as many reviewers mention, this is the first book to highlight how Nazis financed WWII thro I enjoyed his introduction a bit too much because he claims that the Nazi regime was exceptionally a “young” one! May 01, Ietrio rated it it was amazing Shelves: E seguendo l’immane flusso di denaro provocato dai crimini nazisti, costituito dai patrimoni ebraici, ma non solo, si capisce molto anche dell’Europa moderna.
Stangl asserted that the Holocaust was actually motivated by financial gain. Aly touches on the eventual Nazi extermination plans against Slavs: You’ll never look at WWII the same way again.
Hitler’s Beneficiaries: Plunder, Racial War, and the Nazi Welfare State
How National Socialism NAZI financed its war of total control, not only for its own people’s acquiescence but the submission of enemies and allies, in a few short years.
For years, the German Research Foundation also supported the development of technocratic plans for the slaughter of millions of people. Connelly’s review was helpful in confirming the novelty of this work as many reviewers mention, this is the first book to highlight how Nazis financed WWII through Jews-owned wealth.
This required a great deal of money, which the Nazis acquired, primarily from three sources: The timing of some of the Jews who were gathered up and shipped off to concentration camps was set so that their stuff could be taken for this purpose. There were no significant uprisings against the Nazis. Mar 02, Russell rated it liked it.
The material interests of millions of individuals first had to be brought together with anti-Semitic ideology before the great crime we now know as the Holocaust could take on its genocidal momentum. Return to Book Page. The French banks were required to exchange the Gorz currency for French francs. Unlike Communism, Nazism never demanded absolute devotion pp. Some reviews I have read suggest that Aly may draw too materialist an explanation of why Germans continued to support Hitler, and I have not gotten so far as to So far I’m enjoying this book.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. As long as the people were comfortable they were able to live utopiq on through the holocaust without complaint. Reading it as I am in the last year of the Bush II administration, this book is a stark reminder of how much damage a government that persistently makes bad and immoral policy decisions can do, and how difficult it is to mobilize against such a government.
I find the subject interesting, but it’s not a very exciting topic.