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The Wages of Destruction

The Making and Breaking of the Nazi Economy

Adam Tooze

An extraordinary mythology has grown up around the Third Reich that hovers over political and moral debate even today. Adam Tooze's controversial new book challenges the conventional economic interpretations of that period to explore how Hitler's surprisingly prescient vision- ultimately hindered by Germany's limited resources and his own racial id...
Publish Date
2008
February 26
First Published in 2007
Goodreads rating
4.48
ISBN
9780143113201
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Sep 09, 2017
@scotmelv @normanohler another book that makes you see the war in a new light is Tooze's"The wages of destruction".Not easy read,but great      source
Jan 29, 2021
@benedictevans I know the book. Stunning.      source