Events for Tuesday 1st August 2017


On This Day in History

View Product

Only £19.99

Berlin Olympics

1st August 1936

For two weeks in August 1936, Nazi Germany achieved an astonishing propaganda coup when it staged the Olympic Games in Berlin. Hiding their anti-semitism and plans for territorial expansion, the Nazis exploited the Olympic ideal, dazzling visiting spectators and journalists alike with an image of a peaceful, tolerant Germany.

Further Reading

Hitler's Olympics
(Hardback - 224 pages)
by Anton Rippon

For two weeks in August 1936, Nazi Germany achieved an astonishing propaganda coup when it staged the Olympic Games in Berlin. Hiding their anti-semitism and plans for territorial expansion, the Nazis exploited the Olympic ideal, dazzling visiting spectators and journalists alike with an image of a peaceful, tolerant Germany. Read more...

Only £19.99 at Pen & Sword Books.




Barnsley News from Barnsley Chronicle