Contrary to postwar propaganda, it was not the Nazis who terrorized Germany prior to 1933, but the far Left.
This book, based on original police case files from the time, shows how the far Left and... More > their socialist party allies waged a campaign of violence, terrorism, armed uprising, forgery, subversion, and espionage from 1918 to 1933.
It was the Left’s violent attacks on ordinary Germans which forced the Nazis to develop their self-defense units, the Brownshirts (S.A.)—who are nowadays quite falsely portrayed as the aggressors.
This work shows that the Communist conspiracy to create a 1918-style Bolshevik Revolution in Germany was very far advanced.
Arms had been stockpiled in secret underground armories in the Communist Party headquarters. Bombings, assassinations, and a list of murders and street violence were already underway when the Reichstag arson—also now commonly falsely attributed to the Nazis—took place as part of their plan. An exact reproduction of the 1933 original.< Less