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Hitler
as in:  Adolf Hitler


Hitler killed disabled children as his first action of  "racial hygiene." He pretended to end the program when the public protested.
  German Nazi dictator during World War II; murdered millions of Jews and others who were not of the Aryan race (1889-1945)
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  • Hitler killed disabled children as his first action of  "racial hygiene." He pretended to end the program when the public protested.
  • Hitler convinced many Germans they were better than other peoples.
  • Hitler believed the German army was "undefeated in the field" and had been "stabbed in the back" by politicians who surrendered.
  • Each time Hitler entered, the crowd jumped up with the Nazi salute.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken

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  • But it’s okay to hate Hitler?
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • In 1933, 90 percent of Germans showed unflinching support for Adolf Hitler.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • I had heard of a man called Hitler, who was boss of all the Jackboots, who were also called Nazis.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Milkweed
  • Our lives were not without anxiety, since our relatives in Germany were suffering under Hitler’s anti-Jewish laws.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Everybody thinks Hitler got to power because of his armies, because they were willing to kill, and that’s partly true, because in the real world power is always built on the threat of death and dishonor.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • Hitler was going to keep his promise.
    Elie Wiesel  --  Night

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  • Even if the tyrannic Hitler had not become head of state in Germany, all the lesser Nazis could have formed a terrifying mob rule.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Hitler won’t be able to do us any harm, even if he wants to.
    Elie Wiesel  --  Night
  • No, that’s not true, Hitler took away our nationality long ago.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Someone pointed out a cadaverous man near Hitler and told Louie that it was Joseph Goebbels,
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • ...it was Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s minister of propaganda.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Hitler, eh?
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • They’d fled Vienna after the Anschluss of Austria, when Hitler and the Nazis absorbed Austria into the Reich.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • …Colin’s mind raced like this: (1) baguettes (2) Katherine XIX (3) the ruby necklace he’d bought her five months and seventeen days before (4) most rubies come from India, which (5) used to be under control of the United Kingdom, of which (6) Winston Churchill was the prime minister, and (7) isn’t it interesting how a lot of good politicians, like Churchill and also Gandhi, were bald while (8) a lot of evil dictators, like Hitler and Stalin and Saddam Hussein, were mustachioed?
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • Imagine if you could have been there before Hitler became chancellor.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • "Which is why you can’t go back and kill baby Hitler to stop the war from happening," said Enoch.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • Would you want me to allow the young Adolf Hitler to express his opinions in our school paper?
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • Adolf Hitler and his Nazis were in power in Germany.
    Karen Levine  --  Hana’s Suitcase
  • Newspapers, radio broadcasts, and conversations everywhere were full of stories about Germany and Adolf Hitler, Germany’s leader, or Fiihrer.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • When they come back, they are members of the Hitler Youth.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • Eugene McCarthy was an Arthurian figure elevated to knighthood in a moment of crisis; it was tough being a Jew in the South; it was tough being a Jew anywhere; we did not like Hitler, Strom Thurmond, Mendel Rivers, warm beer, or going to Atlanta for dates on the weekend.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • Otto told us proudly that he belonged to the Hitler Youth.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • He said he was a worse terror for Poland than Hitler, and drunk a whole lot of schnapps to celebrate the night Pilsudski died.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • As for the Jews, Hitler killed a great many of them, during the war.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • She pointed to Europe, where there was a maniac named Adolf Hitler in charge of Germany.
    Lauren Tarshis  --  I Survived: The Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941
  • The men were Nazis, killer soldiers of Adolf Hitler, Germany’s leader.
    Lauren Tarshis  --  I Survived: The Nazi Invasion, 1944
  • What were they, compared with an unthinkable evil like Hitler’s Reich?
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • Makes you think of Hitler Youth or the Khmer Rouge, right?
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • The diagram of the rooms had a confusing, computer-generated quality, like something from a video game or a reconstruction of Hitler’s bunker that I’d seen on the History Channel, that in truth didn’t make any sense or seem to represent the space as I remembered it.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • But one of those lives saved might be worse and more powerful than Hitler ever dreamed.
    Nora Roberts  --  Dark Witch
  • I guess it wasn’t quite as vicious as Juden Verboten was in Hitler’s Germany.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • He’d later praise Hitler for the "energetic measures" he took in that direction.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • "Baba says Hitler was crazy, that he ordered a lot of innocent people killed," I heard myself say before I could clamp a hand on my mouth.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • One day in the Butt Room he read aloud a rumor in a newspaper about an attempt on Hitler’s life.
    John Knowles  --  A Separate Peace
  • Why is Hitler?
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • It is the beginning of the end for Hitler and his madmen.
    Chaim Potok  --  The Chosen
  • Everyone still believed that Hitler was invincible.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • What was the name of Hitler’s mother?
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Hitler had his reasons, and even the Ku Klux Klans of the South for what they do.
    Ernest J. Gaines  --  A Lesson Before Dying
  • She was born in 1896 in the town of Dobryzn, Poland, but if you checked there today, nobody would remember her family because any Jews who didn’t leave before Hitler got through with Poland were wiped out in the Holocaust.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • And Hitler turned into a baby, Billy Pilgrim supposed.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • When Hitler came to power in 1933, he returned to Warsaw and began working as a pianist for Polish Radio.
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • This man looked like that awful Adolf Hitler.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Son of Neptune
  • There were occasions, I believed, when a nation was justified in using military force to achieve its ends, to stop a Hitler or some comparable evil, and I told myself that in such circumstances I would’ve willingly marched off to the battle.
    Tim O’Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • The Lord of the Dead resembled pictures I’d seen of Adolph Hitler, or Napoleon, or the terrorist leaders who direct suicide bombers.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • A man on the dole must be ready in case another man on the dole brings up Hitler or Mussolini or the terrible state of the Chinese millions.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela’s Ashes
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