Face-to-face with Adolf Hitler's 'right hand man'
Pictured clockwise from top left are the Grenadier Guards in 1953, with Owen seated far right; looking regimental in Clayton in 1956; the front cover of his autobiography 'Lives A'Plenty, My Journey'; and Owen outside a Nazi bunker in Berlin in 1953.
Paul Johnson: Is Vladimir Putin another Adolf Hitler?
To do this Hitler needed to void the provisions of the Treaty of Versailles, which Germany had signed after its defeat in the Great War of 1914-18. First he marched into the Rhineland, which had been demilitarized under the treaty, stationing regular ...
Wine Fuhrer! The blood red bottle of plonk gifted by Adolf Hitler to his generals
It is called 'Fuhrerwein' - the leader's wine -and was made on the orders of Adolf Hitler to mark his 54th birthday on April 20, 1943. The rare unopened 1.5-litre bottle was among a batch he gifted the to high ranking German officers and which he ...
Is Vladimir Putin Another Adolf Hitler?
As Mein Kampf makes clear, Hitler sought to unite all the people of German speech and culture into one state, or Reich, preferably by peaceful nego tiation, otherwise by war and conquest. To do this Hitler needed to void the provisions of the Treaty of ...