The honor dress of the movement : a cultural history of Hitler's brown shirt uniform, 1920-1933 /

"During the era of the Weimar Republic, Germany was characterized by deep contradictions and polarizations. New, progressive social mores and artistic developments mixed uneasily with growing reactionary politics. When the 1929 stock market crash produced a severe economic shock, voters began t...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Homberger, Torsten, 1976- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2021.
Table of Contents:
  • Hitler and His Stormtroopers
  • The Militarization of Political Culture in Weimar Germany, 1918-1933
  • From A Tropical Tunic to the Brown Shirt
  • The Brown Garment of Honor, Material Culture, and Social Control
  • Assembling the Troopers, the Logistics of Militarization
  • The Professionalization of a Civil War Army
  • Classless Heroes, the Centrality of the Brown Shirt in Mythic Nazi Film and Literature
  • Hamburg 1921-1933, A Case Study
  • Weimar Culture and the End of Weimar Democracy.