Hitler's Piano Player: The Rise and Fall of Ernst Hanfstaengl - Confidant of Hitler, Ally of Roosevelt (Paperback)
  • Hitler's Piano Player: The Rise and Fall of Ernst Hanfstaengl - Confidant of Hitler, Ally of Roosevelt (Paperback)
zoom

Hitler's Piano Player: The Rise and Fall of Ernst Hanfstaengl - Confidant of Hitler, Ally of Roosevelt (Paperback)

(author)
£12.99
Paperback 368 Pages / Published: 20/02/2020
  • 10+ in stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

Ernst Hanfstaengl was court jester, pianist, and foreign press chief for Hitler, he even claimed to have devised the chant of Sieg Heil, but when the two men fell out he fled to Britain, where he was interned and transferred to America. There he worked as the star of Roosevelt's 'S-Project,' informing on 400 leading Nazis and creating a detailed psychological portrait of Hitler.

Through newly declassified documents, interviews with surviving family members and original writing by Hanfstaengl himself, Peter Conradi recounts a remarkable life.

Publisher: Prelude
ISBN: 9780715654019
Number of pages: 368
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'All the elements of a gripping thriller ... this well-written, non-judgmental biography perfectly captures Putzi's predicament.'

* Guardian *

'An exemplary piece of biographical writing, Hitler's Piano Player is packed with colour and character.'

* Independent *

'Fills in some fascinating detail about this bizarre figure ... gives us a wealth of enjoyable anecdotes.'

* Financial Times *

'Wholly entertaining.'

* Observer *

You may also be interested in...

The Complete MAUS
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
100 Nasty Women of History
Added to basket
The King's Painter
Added to basket
£35.00   £31.99
Hardback
The Diary of a Young Girl
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Broken House
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Too Much and Never Enough
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Did Ye Hear Mammy Died?
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback
A Promised Land
Added to basket
£35.00   £27.99
Hardback
The Man in the Red Coat
Added to basket
£10.99   £9.49
Paperback
Dreams From My Father
Added to basket
The Spy and the Traitor
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Crew
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
When Time Stopped
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Red Prince
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Beethoven
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
A History of the World in 21 Women
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.