Withstanding Hitler

By Michael Balfour

© 1988 – Routledge

314 pages

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About the Book

This is the first book in English to give a comprehensive account of how soldiers, officials, Christians and workers in Germany fought together to frustrate Hitler's aims.


`Balfour has achieved his purpose with exemplary clarity and economy; he never wastes a sentence.' - European History Quarterly

`Fills a gap in our essential understanding of the times.' - Eastern Daily Press

`Balfour's thoughtful book can serve serious and well-informed students as one of the few available surveys broadly based on published primary sources and secondary works.' - Peter Hoffman, American Historical Review

`Balfour has written a stimulating and brilliant book. It is certainly a major contribution to students of this sombre period.' - Jerusalem Post

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HISTORY / General