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The contents of captured documents that I translated at Nuremberg and interrogations there at which I interpreted were deeply unsettling.

Nuremberg diary

It serves as a poignant full-stop to the lives of the Nazi leaders and their sentences. Guilty on counts 2, 3, and 4; Life in Prison Paperbackpages. Such self-taught people have an unholy awe for what they see in print.

Here are their day-to-day reactions to the trial proceedings; their off-the-record opinions of Hitler, the Third Reich, and each other; their views on slave labor, death camps, and the Jews; their testimony, feuds, and desperate maneuverings to dissociate themselves from the Third Reich’s defeat and Nazi guilt.

Before I started reading this book, I guess I had too much expectation and hence did not like it very much but a very good account of the Nuremberg Trials nevertheless.

Following the Allied victory, plans to prosecute Gustav Krupp as a war criminal at the Nuremberg Trials was dropped as he was bedridden and senile.

Anyone interested in psychology or WWII should read this book. Sadly, this type of evil is still with us in so many parts of the world. Guilty on counts 2, 3, and 4; Death by Hanging Guilty on counts 2 and 3; 20 years in Prison If [Hans] Frank [Governor-General of occupied Poland] giobert known about atrocities inhe should have come to him and he would have tried to do something about it.

Gilbert nurembeerg part of a four-person panel discussing “Psychological Approaches to the Problem of Anti-Intellectualism.

Nuremberg Diary by Gustave Mark Gilbert

This ghstave details the conversations held between the author and high ranking Nazis at the Nuremberg trials in Most of the men eventually admitted to us the basic facts of their involvement in the Nazi machinery of annihilation and despoliation. Later in the conversation, Gilbert recorded Goering’s observations that the common people can always be manipulated into supporting and fighting wars by their political leaders:.


InGilbert published The Psychology of Dictatorship: About Gustave Mark Gilbert. There is one difference. One would expect such highly placed and powerful people to admit their part in what happened but when it came down gilhert it they were just as petty as you would expect anyone else to be.

Before laying my thoughts on the importance of this book, this recorded History by Dr. The New York Times. I had a diafy seat, so to speak, as such monstrous evildoers as Goering, the perverted anti- Semitic propagandist Julius Streicher, dlary Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp commandant Rudolf Hoess, and Otto Ohlendorf, a gustavw commander of one of the notorious Einsatzgruppen mobile killing units, were confronted during their interrogations with incriminating evidence, often in the form of captured wartime documents that they themselves had signed.

Gilbert’s published work is still a subject of study in many universities and colleges, especially in the field of psychology. Hoess provided the information that roughly 2.

I will leave this review now; the Holocaust deniers then as now are simply people I do not, nor will ever understand. Whenever I do so, memories that have scarcely faded despite the passage of seven decades are vividly, often painfully, revived. Gilbert used in the recording of the interview he held with Colonel Rudolf Hoess; the Commandant of Auschwitz on 9 April The text is the verbatim notes Gilbert took immediately after having conversations with the prisoners, information backed up by essays he asked nuremberf to write about themselves.

Gilbert has a strong hatred there’s really no other word for it for the men he is dealing with, it became distracting after awhile and made the work less enjoyable.

Farrar, Straus and Company. So overall it was an interesting read both from a forensic point of view and from a general psychological point of view.

The Nuremberg Diary: A front row seat to evil – Diaspora – Jerusalem Post

The exceptio It is interesting to read to what lengths the defendants will go to in the attempt to absolve themselves of any blame for the atrocities that were committed in which they were either directly responsible for or had a part in and try to shift the blame to others whether they be the co-defendants or not.


During the trial sessions, we interpreted various languages into English, French and Russian, and we also interpreted the various languages into German, primarily for the defendants and their attorneys. It raises questions about the veracity of Schacht’s protestations as reported in his own memoir, which I just read and reviewed Find me a Jew — a theory of antisemitism. Guilty on all 4 counts; Death by Hanging; committed suicide before judgement had been rendered; the Lutheran Chaplain refused to provide last rites as Goering never admitted anything of wrong doing and his pompous style was indicative of the drug addict he was and remained to the very end.

I really enjoyed this book. He visited them daily, sat with them in court and made extensive notes after each encounter, documenting them in chronological order as the trials progressed. Unlike scientists, they don’t understand that authorities become revised in time and science progresses and the printed word is far from absolute.

Hoess then went into the logistics of moving the bodies from the chambers to the crematorium and the work that followed. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger.

Keitel afferma che per un soldato, gli ordini sono ordini. His book The Psychology of Dictatorship was an attempt to profile the Nazi German dictator Adolf Hitler using as reference the testimonials of Hitler’s closest generals and commanders. A retired clinical psychologist, he and his wife reside in Gwynedd, Pennsylvania. Based on an Examination of the Leaders of Nazi Germany.

Apr 21, Julie rated it liked it Shelves: Transcripts of interviews, essays by the prisoners and intelligence test results are included. In Absentia — Guilty on counts 3 and 4; Death by Hanging — long story as to whether he survived the war or not. The Nuremberg Diary is a collection of interviews Dr.