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Author Speer, Albert, 1905-1981.

Title Infiltration / by Albert Speer ; translation by Joachim Neugroschel
Published New York : Macmillan, [1981]
©1981

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Description xv, 384 pages ; 25 cm
Contents The SS and the self-responsibility of industry -- Background -- Euphoric notions -- Threats instead of production -- Fantasy and reality, production and mortality rates -- Pattern of an intrigue -- Himmler's high-handedness in the ministry of economy -- SS economic ideology -- Threats and efforts -- In the protectorate -- Armaments industrialists are slandered -- Denunciations -- Baking fumes, geraniums, fir tree roots, and atomic bombs -- Infiltration by special deputies -- The failure of the economic empire -- The disorderly concern -- Semiprecious gems, poison gas, and dandelions -- Himmler takes charge of the rocket program -- The cave fantasy and its consequences -- Kammler's realm -- The fate of the Jews -- Hatred and rationality -- Unreasonable actions and resistance in Poland -- Of three million, one hundred thousand survived -- Jews in the gaus of the Reich -- Epilogue: The somber final victory
Summary An account of the armament industry in germany during World War II, of the conflict between the author and Himmler over the operation and control of this industry, and of its increasing subordination to Hitler's SS
Notes Translation of: Der Sklavenstaat
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Himmler, Heinrich, 1900-1945.
Speer, Albert, 1905-1981.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Schutzstaffel.
Architects -- Germany -- Biography.
Cabinet officers -- Germany -- Biography.
Concentration camps -- Germany.
Industries -- Germany.
National socialism -- Biography.
Nazis -- Biography.
Nazis -- Germany -- Biography.
Nazis -- Biography.
Germany -- Economic policy -- 1933-1945.
Germany -- Industries
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Author Neugroschel, Joachim.
LC no. 81003682
ISBN 0026128004
Other Titles Sklavenstaat. English
Slave state : Heinrich Himmler's masterplan for SS supremacy