Germany transformed under Nazis in 100 days. Do we understand why?

U. of I. history professor Peter Fritzsche has spent much of his career studying the Nazis’ rise to power and their appeal among Germans, as well as life in Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II. Much of his source material comes from letters, diaries and other personal accounts, which he employs again in his upcoming book “Hitler’s First Hundred Days.” Photo by Sarah Scully Photography

AUG 20, 2019 10:00 AM
CRAIG CHAMBERLAIN

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Germany transformed under Nazis in 100 days. Do we understand why?
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Germany transformed under Nazis in 100 days. Do we understand why?
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Sept. 1 marks the 80th anniversary of Germany’s invasion of Poland and the start of World War II in Europe, and world leaders will gather to mark the event.