The Language of the Third Reich by Victor Klemperer
Lti - Lingua Tertii Imperii : A Philologist's Notebook

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A Jewish professor of Roman studies, Victor Klemperer lived throughout the Nazi period in conditions of great deprivation and, intermittently, of deadly peril. This text is a linguistic diary kept secretly by Klemperer from 1933-45 in which he recorded the characteristic literary forms and usages of the Nazi regime and analysed the impact of Nazism of German language, life and culture.
 

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Klemperer was a professor at the University of Dresden.
 
Published April 1, 2001 by Athlone Press. 304 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Travel, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction