Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 July 2009

546 Pages | 50 black and white halftones, 1 map


ISBN: 9780199212781

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Royals and the Reich

The Princes von Hessen in Nazi Germany

Professor Jonathan Petropoulos

  • The first ever book on the relationship between the German princes and the Third Reich
  • Focuses on the enthusiastic role played by Queen Victoria's German great-grandsons in the Nazi regime
  • Uses previously unavailable archival materials from Germany as well as the Royal Archives at Windsor
  • Features interviews with HRH Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, about his experiences of the Third Reich and of his German relatives, many of them members of the Nazi Party