Mothers in the Fatherland
Women, the Family and Nazi Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Women's History)
From extensive research, including a remarkable interview with the unrepentant chief of Hitler's Women's Bureau, this book traces the roles played by women - as followers, victims and resisters - in the rise of Nazism. Originally publishing in 1987, it is an important contribution to the understanding of women's status, culpability, resistance and victimisation at all levels of German society, and a record of astonishing ironies and paradoxical morality, of compromise and courage, of submission and survival.
Routledge, 9781138008083, 600pp.
Publication Date: July 4, 2014