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Author Mandell, Richard D.

Title The Nazi Olympics / by Richard D. Mandell
Published New York : Macmillan, [1971]

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Description xvi, 316 pages : illustrations, map (on lining papers), portraits ; 22 cm
Contents The Olympics revived -- The German atmosphere -- Sportsmanship and Nazi Olympism -- Three preludes -- Festivals, symbols -- All sports -- Heroes -- Villains, victims -- The Olympics preserved -- Farewells, conclusions
Summary Adolf Hitler used the Olympic games of 1936 to strengthen his control over the German people and to introduce Nazi culture to the whole world which reinforced and mobilized the hysterical patriotism of the German masses
Notes Includes bibliographical references
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)
Olympics (1936 : Berlin, Germany)
National socialism and sports.
Sports and state.
Sports and state -- Germany.
Sports -- Germany.
LC no. 74130949