Alfred Rosenberg

Rosenberg {{circa}} 1941–45 Alfred Ernst Rosenberg ( – 16 October 1946) was the head of the Reich Ministry for the Occupied Eastern Territories and war criminal during the Nazi era. A Baltic German, he was a theorist and an influential ideologue of the Nazi Party. Rosenberg was first introduced to Adolf Hitler by Dietrich Eckart and held several important posts in the Nazi government.

The author of a seminal work of Nazi ideology, ''The Myth of the Twentieth Century'' (1930), Rosenberg is considered one of the main authors of key Nazi ideological creeds, including its racial theory, persecution of the Jews, ''Lebensraum'', abrogation of the Treaty of Versailles, and opposition to what was considered "degenerate" modern art. He is known for his rejection of and hatred for Christianity, having played an important role in the development of German Nationalist Positive Christianity. At Nuremberg he was sentenced to death and executed by hanging for war crimes and crimes against humanity. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Rosenberg, Alfred, 1893-1946.
Published 1937
Location: John J. Burns Library, Boston College
Subjects: '; ...Rosenberg, Alfred, 1893-1946. Mythus des 20. Jahrhunderts....
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