The Nazi Ancestral Proof: Genealogy, Racial Science, and the Final Solution
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The Nazi Ancestral Proof: Genealogy, Racial Science, and the Final Solution

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How could Germans, inhabitants of the most scientifically advanced nation in the world in the early 20th century, have espoused the inherently unscientific racist doctrines put forward by the Nazi leadership? Eric Ehrenreich traces the widespread acceptance of Nazi policies requiring German individuals to prove their Aryan ancestry to the popularity of ideas about eugenics...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published October 10th 2007 by Indiana University Press
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This was one of the best explanations I have found for the rise and acceptance of racist ideology in Nazi Germany. Highly recommended.
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