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Author Allert, Tilman.
Title The Hitler salute : on the meaning of a gesture / Tilman Allert ; translated by Jefferson Chase.
Publication Info. New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2008.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  943 A    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 115 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Note Translation of: Der deutsche Gruss.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [101]-106) and index.
Contents Shaping the beginning -- The greeting as initial gift -- German greetings -- An oath by any other name -- The rise of the sphere of mistrust -- Devaluing the present -- The long shadow of a fatal gesture.
Subject Salutations -- Germany.
National socialism -- Social aspects -- Germany.
Political customs and rites -- Germany.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945.
Added Author Chase, Jefferson S., translator.
Added Title Deutsche Gruss. English
ISBN 9780805081787