Hitler remembers his history teacher (1924)

In this extract from Mein Kampf, Adolf Hitler remembers his history teacher, Leopold Pötsch, and the profound effect his classes had on the future Nazi leader. Born in modern-day Slovenia, Pötsch was a pan-German nationalist who despised the Hapsburg rulers of Austria-Hungary. Pötsch frequently voiced his political views in the classroom and they undoubtedly shaped … Continue reading Hitler remembers his history teacher (1924)