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Night of the Long Knives

by Max Gallo

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Published by Warner .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany -- History -- Night of the Long Knives, 1934.,
  • Röhm, Ernst, -- 1887-1934.

  • About the Edition

    On Friday evening, June 29, 1934, Hitler personally led a well planned attack on the rebel elements within the German state. No one was spared. High officials, minor clerks, Army heroes, innocent bystanders, wives, retired dignitaries -- all were murdered in a single weekend of systematic horror. A 72-hour orgy of blood Hitler himself called The Night of the Long Knives.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Max Gallo.
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22217004M

    One of the best things that ever happened to me was Rocky Horror being a total flop in New York as a play. I mean, it was a disaster, and it was the night of the long knives as far as the critics were concerned. Hitler's June purge of the Storm Troopers (the SA)—known as the Night of the Long Knives—did indeed change the world, eliminating SA head Ernst Röhm and other "enemies.

    The Night of the Long Knives Fritz Leiber Read by Phil Chenevert Unfortunately, the narrator made it sound as though it were a children's book. The pace and inflection was simply not a good fit for this story. Like stated above, this is a dark, dystopian tale. The narrator /5().   The Night of the Long Knives Submitted by William Finck on Thu, 11/16/ - We have recently concluded a three part series on the Night of the Long Knives based on the writings of General Leon DeGrelle as they were reproduced for The Barnes Review from the book, Hitler, Democrat.

      The Night of the Long Knives (German: Nacht der langen Messer), or the Röhm Purge, also called Operation Hummingbird (German: Unternehmen Kolibri) was .   Unfortunately for him, his solution has come too late. Hitler has supplanted the Storm Troopers with the SS, headed by Himmler, and the resulting purge, forever known as The Night of the Long Knives, has begun. Hannah manages to escape in the melee, while Röhm faces a firing squad/5(13).


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Paul R. Maracin's book, "The Night of the Long Knives: Forty-Eight Hours That Changed the History of the World" runs just over pages. Unfortunately only about forty or so actually deal with the events of June July 2, Instead, Maracin goes into a relatively deep background of Hitler's cronies leading up to the seizure of power in /5(19).

THE NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES details what had been only before sketchily known, the day by day elimination of those who truly thought themselves to be in the front line of Hitler's best defense against Jews and godless communists.

Almost to a last man, they thought that the order to kill had originated with someone other than Hitler/5(5).

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A NIGHT OF LONG KNIVES is the second in Cantrell's series (I hope it continues for quite a while!) about reporter Hannah Vogel. Set largely in Berlin, this volume takes place inand those familiar with I'm extremely fond of books about the 40 or so years preceding my own birth, especially the ominous time between the two World Wars/5.

Night of the Long Knives, in German history, purge of Nazi leaders by Adolf Hitler on J Fearing that the paramilitary SA had become too powerful, Hitler ordered his elite SS guards to murder the organization’s leaders, including Ernst Rohm.

Buy a cheap copy of A Night Of Long Knives book by Rebecca Cantrell. Journalist Hannah Vogel has vowed to never again set foot in her homeland of Germany while the Nazis are still in power. She has good reason: three years ago in Free shipping over $/5(4). The Paperback of the The Night Of The Long Knives by Fritz Reuter Leiber at Barnes & Noble.

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By FRITZ LEIBER. ILLUSTRATED by FINLAY. CHAPTER 1. Any man who saw you, or even heard your footsteps must be ambushed, stalked and killed, whether needed for food or not. Otherwise, so long as his strength held out, he would be on your trail.5/5(1). The Night of the Long Knives involved the violent purge of certain members of the Nazi Party from June 30th to July 2nd in Called the Nacht der langen Messer in Germany, this event occurred over a series of days and entailed the Nazi regime’s murder of those Hitler considered to be political enemies.

Hitler has supplanted the Storm Troopers with the SS, headed by Himmler, and the resulting purge, forever known as The Night of the Long Knives, has begun. Hannah manages to escape in the melee, while Röhm faces a firing squad.

“A Night of Long Knives is compelling, exciting, and entertaining reading. This is a great read for anyone who wants to disappear inside a great story. Whether you like novels set during World War II, suspense, or just a great plot line with a strong character, this book will not disappoint.

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item 3 The Night of the Long Knives by Fritz Leiber: New - The Night of the Long Knives by Fritz Leiber: New. $ +$ shipping. The Night of the Long Knives was a cull that eliminated somewhere between and a thousand victims, the exact number has never been clear, many of them innocent of any intention to rival Hitler.

It remains one of the most significant killings of modern times. Victims of the Night of the Long Knives (German: Nacht der langen Messer) – the Nazi purge in which Hitler and the Nazi regime used the Schutzstaffel (SS) to deal with the problem of Ernst Röhm and his Sturmabteilung (SA) brownshirts (the original Nazi paramilitary organization), as well as past opponents of the party – numbered at least 85 people murdered.

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[Nikolai Tolstoy] -- One of Adolf Hitler's most brutal and dramatic exterminations came before the Holocaust. The SA was Hitler's army of thugs, but the head of the SA, Ernst Roehm, was threatening Hitler's rule.

On June. Interestingly the term "The Night of the Long Knives", was in reality, a military purge known as the Operation Hummingbird that took place in Nazi Germany from June 30 to July 2,when the Nazi regime carried out a series of political extrajudicial executions intended to consolidate Hitler's absolute hold on power in Germany.

Read on!Brand: e-artnow.Thrilling and powerful, A Night of Long Knives breathtakingly recreates a shattered and betrayed city as it plunges into darkness. About the Author Rebecca Cantrell majored in German, Creative Writing, and History at the Freie Universitaet of Berlin and Carnegie Mellon University.But fewer know that Hitler's fateful transition from ambitious demagogue to Europe's most vicious tyrant occurred on an ordinary Saturday--J in a little-known event that would come to be called "The Night of the Long Knives." This is the story of the events leading up to that awful event, and its most horrifying : Lyons Press.