Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler

Return to the Teacher's Guide Synopsis Adolf Hitler, a charismatic, Austrian-born demagogue, rose to power in Germany during the 1920s and early 1930s at...
Adolf Hitler's Germany

Adolf Hitler’s Germany

Adolf Hitler's Germany began as a political movement and bloomed as Fascism. This chapter begins with the Nazis´ rise to power and the establishment of...
holocaust history from hitler to Michael Berenbaum content

Holocaust History Project from Brittanica

More than a hundred articles comprise Britannica’s coverage of the Holocaust — including information that ranges from the rise of Hitler and the meaning of the swastika to a survey of the camps and the Holocaust in art and memory — and many of the entries have been written by renowned scholar and author Dr. Michael Berenbaum, the former director of the Holocaust Research Institute at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Britannica’s coverage includes biographies, essays, photographs, and videos as well as discussion prompts appropriate for the classroom.