New German Biography Hitler's Underestimated Charisma

There's no disputing Adolf Hitler was responsible for some of the most monstrous acts ever committed. In an interview about his new biography, however, historian Volker Ullrich discusses a dictator who was an anti-Semite but also a man of considerable charm.
Hitler's "formidable abilities as an actor are often overlooked," says historian Volker Ullrich.

Hitler's "formidable abilities as an actor are often overlooked," says historian Volker Ullrich.

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Translated from the German by Ella Ornstein