Hitler's First War


Hitler claimed that his years as a soldier in the First World War were the most formative years of his life. But the true story of Hitler's time as a soldier on the Western Front has, remarkably, remained a blank spot-until now.

Hitler's First War investigates for the first time what really happened to Private Hitler during the First World War-and reveals a man very different from the one portrayed in his own self-mythologizing account in Mein Kampf.