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Old 26th June 2013, 18:20
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Not ungentlemanly, a natural reaction, but it was the crippling reparations inflicted on Germany after the First World War, and consequent inflation, which gave Hitler one of his axes to grind that helped him rise to power.
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”

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