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Who Was William Dudley Pelley and the Silver Legion?

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by Bradley Hart In 1933, a former Hollywood screenwriter-turned-mystic named William Dudley Pelley made a startling public announcement. During a trance four years earlier, Pelley claimed, he had received some startling news from his spiritual contacts. The world was about

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Posted in Modern History

Who Was Fritz Kuhn and the German American Bund?

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by Bradley Hart On the Fourth of July, 1937, a group of Americans gathered in the town of Yaphank, Long Island, to celebrate the country’s birthday. Many of the traditional elements of Americana were present, including picnic baskets, beer, and

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Erich Kempka: Driving Hitler and his Limousines

by Robert Klara One of the reasons why we know so much about the perilous and sinister world of Hitler’s hierarchy is because so many of its members spent time documenting it. Propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels kept a diary during

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Posted in Contemporary History, Military History

Who really were the Mitford sisters?

Mitford Sisters

by Laura Thompson Take six girls, all of them rampant individualists, and let them loose upon one of the most politically explosive periods in history. This is the story of the Mitford sisters. It is like a social experiment, the

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Posted in Military History, Modern History

The Haunting Letters of Heinrich Himmler During His Final Days

Letters of Heinrich Himmler

Edited and with Commentary by Katrin Himmler and Michael Wildt The Letters of Heinrich Himmler The letters of Heinrich Himmler to his wife, Marga —published for the first time in English, along with her responses— combine to constitute a comprehensive

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