The Fourth Reich: The Specter of Nazism from World War II to the Present

Einmarsch in das Sudetenland. Motorisierte deutsche Truppen in Saaz. German mechanized troops enter Saaz. The streets are decorated with swastika flags and banners.
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Saaz. Sudetenland

Ever since the collapse of the Third Reich, anxieties have persisted about Nazism's revival in the form of a Fourth Reich. Gavriel D. Rosenfeld joins Cambridge University Press Executive Publisher Michael Watson to discuss why it's valuable to think about how postwar German history could have been different and continued relevance of the term with the rise of authoritarian populism around the world.


 The Fourth Reich: The Specter of Nazism from World War II to the Present is available now. This episode is also available on Apple PodcastsGoogle PlayStitcher and Spotify.

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About the Author: Gavriel D. Rosenfeld

Gavriel D. Rosenfeld is Professor of History at Fairfield University, Connecticut. He has published widely on the Third Reich, the Holocaust, and the Second World War, including Hi Hitler! How the Nazi Past is Being Normalized in Contemporary Culture (Cambridge, 2014), which won the 2017 Sybil Halpern Milton Memorial Book Prize for the best book de...

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