In this stimulating episode, Dr. Robert Gellately, Professor of history at Florida State University joined George on the Show to discuss his book Lenin Stalin, and Hitler: The Age of Social Catastrophe and how Adolph Hitler and the Nazis perverted the German Constitution to achieve power.

Bio

Robert Gellately is the Earl Ray Beck Professor of History at Florida State University and recently was the Bertelsmann Visiting Professor of Twentieth Century Jewish Politics and History at Oxford University. He is moste recently the author of Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler: The Age of Social Catastrophe and is also the author of The Gestapo and German Society: Enforcing Racial Policy, 1933-1945 and Backing Hitler: Consent and Coercion in Nazi Germany. He was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland and lives in Tallahassee, Florida.

Articles

Huffington Post Article “Is Another Hitler Possible?”

Huffington Post Article “Remembering the Nazi-Soviet Pact After Seventy Years”

Website

http://www.fsu.edu/profiles/gellately/

Books

 

 Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler: The Age of Social Catastrophe

  by Robert Gellately
  (show aired 1/18/2012)