This is a fascinating and unique book. It is an account of the Nuremberg war crimes trials written by the US Army psychologist who was assigned to watch over the defendants.
Friday, 12 April 2013
Tuesday, 2 April 2013
"Hegel says somewhere that great historic facts and personages recur twice. He forgot to add: the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce."
"Man makes his own history, but he does not make it out of the whole cloth; he does not make it out of conditions chosen by himself, but out of such as he finds close at hand."