Essays Tagged: "Gestapo"

Anne Frank review

On the Deportations'Our many Jewish friends and acquaintances are being taken away in droves. The Gestapo is treatiang them very roughly and transporting them in cattle cars to Westerbork, the big c ... can imagine. Leading citizens--innocent people--are taken prisoner to await their execution. If the Gestapo can't find the saboteur, they simply grab five hostages and line them up against the wall. Y ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Anne Frank, talks about the first 90 pages of Anne's diary

On the Deportations'Our many Jewish friends and acquaintances are being taken away in droves. The Gestapo is treatiang them very roughly and transporting them in cattle cars to Westerbork, the big c ... can imagine. Leading citizens--innocent people-are taken prisoner to await their execution. If the Gestapo can't find the saboteur, they simply grab five hostages and line them up against the wall. Y ...

(2 pages) 73 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Anne Frank and the diary of a young girl and the way she reacts and describes the other people in her book

e. The parents tell Anne that Margot is a model for her. It is Margot who is first called up by the Gestapo to go into work camp. This call makes Franks to go into hiding ten days earlier than they ha ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.4 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Bibliography of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.

. This journal is an important piece of historical literature because of Halder's detainment by the Gestapo for resistance of the nazi's and attempt to overthrow Hitler. Also, Halder reveals the logis ...

(7 pages) 99 3 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

How Succesful was Hitlers Propaganda from 1933-39.

was reaching people? - Therefore how successful it was? There was no market research, very few non-Gestapo conducted opinion polls to look at... and even if there were many others, the information wo ...

(15 pages) 151 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Heinrich Himmler

r of the Political Police throughout Bavaria, and in 1934 he became head of the Prussian Police and Gestapo.Many points could have brought up the growth of Himmler's power. Circumstances of his surrou ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Enemy at The Gate Book Review

erly graphic just for shock effect. A wonderful example of this is when Gurewicz is captured by the Gestapo and is taken back to headquarters to be tortured. His torture is vividly described but does ...

(5 pages) 41 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Concentration Camps

. By the end of 1933 there were at least fifty concentration camps throughout Europe. At first, the Gestapo (police) controlled the camps, but by 1934 the S.S. (Hitler's personal security force) contr ... mps were set up as holding places for death camps. Henrick Himmler, chief of the German police (the Gestapo), thought that the camps would provide an economic base for the soldiers. This did not happe ...

(3 pages) 35 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Heinrich Himmler bio.

Reichsfuhrer-SS, head of the Gestapo and the Waffen-SS, Minister of the Interior from 1943 to 1945 and organizer of the mass murd ... ce units outside Prussia and, though formally under Goering, became head of the Prussian Police and Gestapo on 20 April 1934. The turning-point in Himmler's career was his masterminding of the purge o ... o win control of the political and criminal police throughout the Third Reich, becoming head of the Gestapo in addition to his position as Reichsfuhrer of the SS. A very able organizer and administrat ...

(8 pages) 43 1 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

To what extent and how did the Nazi Party and Leni Riefenstahl impact on Germany?

ng, all facets of political life were subjected to party control and direction. The creation of the Gestapo in 1933 would further enhance the parties power to suppress opposition to the Hitler regime. ...

(3 pages) 48 1 3.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Germany

Today I'm in hiding in a building because I'm Jewish. Hitler and his Gestapo want to kill all Jews. There for we have to hide. My hiding place is in an addict. On the bo ...

(1 pages) 35 1 3.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Night

is teacher, Moshe the Beadle is deported. Moshe returns after several months and he talks about the Gestapo, who were the German secret police force, who came onto his train and made everybody go to t ...

(3 pages) 24 0 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Secret Annexe - The place Anne Frank lived during World War Two

utand four of Otto's co-workers knew of the existence of the hideout. This small group thwarted the Gestapo, the Nazi secret police, for nearly twenty-five months. Also, thefact that eight people coul ...

(1 pages) 1814 0 3.7 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The main reason why there was little opposition to the Nazi regime was its use of propaganda. explain how far you agree with this statement.

e the German public liked them; civilians were subject to an excessive amount of propaganda and the Gestapo. The Gestapo was Hitler's Secret Police, much like the American Secret Service, only the Ges ... propaganda poster, shown left; displaying a triumphant dictator, Hitler and his motto.At night, the Gestapo was sent out to silently murder those who opposed the Nazi regime. When the dissenters slept ...

(1 pages) 1146 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Nurnberg Trials

d as criminal. These organizations included the SS (Schutzstaffel, German for "Defense Corps"), the Gestapo (Geheime Staatspolizei, "Secret State Police"), the SA (Sturmabteilung, "Storm Troops"), and ... ational Socialist Party, the SS, the SD (Sicherheitsdienst, German for "Security Service"), and the Gestapo.Twelve defendants were sentenced to death by hanging, seven received prison terms ranging fr ...

(2 pages) 442 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Jaqueline Morganstern

ied forged papers that identified themselves as non-Jews. They were discovered and denounced to the Gestapo. (weisenthel.com 2) On June 20, 1944, Jacqueline and her parents were sent to Auschwitz Deat ...

(1 pages) 780 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Germany

the German population genuinely supported Hitler and the Nazi Regime. This involves the impact the Gestapo had on people's lives and actions, the effectiveness of propaganda, whether it manipulated o ... tecting themselves, as they were targeted one by one.The pressure of propaganda and the fear of the Gestapo made resistance to Hitler very difficult. However several groups did oppose Hitler's ideas. ...

(6 pages) 7 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Hitler

in key government positions were done by Goring in the early years after his seizure of power. The Gestapo committed the most horrible and heinous spy activities in human history. The transformation ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

NAZI TERROR

forced the public to accept the Nazi policies through fear. This fear was of death generated by the Gestapo and the SS: people were constantly in fear of even saying something against Hitler or the Na ... onstantly in fear of even saying something against Hitler or the Nazis as they were scared that the Gestapo would come and take them to concentration camps where people were forced into slave labour, ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Untitled

of camps. This edict also decreed that those sent to concentration camps were under the rule of the Gestapo and their release was indicative to the discretion of this secret service.Power is a strange ... ease was indicative to the discretion of this secret service.Power is a strange phenomena. Once the Gestapo had legal rights to cruelty the act of playing God became easier to abuse. Terrence Des Pres ...

(11 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II