Be prepared to discuss the following themes in class on Monday – underline, make marginal notes as you go—the blog will be related to this material
- Individual characteristics about Hitler – what about the man appealed to Germany
- o Pay particular attention to his public personality, personal experiences (Mein Kamf), the idea of masculinity, etc.
- The historical happenings in Germany that allowed for the Rise of Hitler and the Third Reich (pay particular attention to the reaction against the Treaty of Versailles)
- What strategies Hitler and the Third Reich used to eliminate the opposition