Beating the fascists? The German Communists and political violence 1929-1933
Date Written: 08/02/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19518
Eve Rosenhaft examines the involvement of Communist Party militants in political violence against Nazis during the years of Hitler's rise to power in Germany (1929-33). Specifically, she aims to account for their participation in 'street-fighting' or 'gang-fighting' with National Socialist storm-troopers.