KRUPP or THE LORDS OF ESSEN

By: MENNE, Bernard

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H/b+ D/j.1st ed.History of the House of Krupp [ a name feared and hated ]" Author, B Menne, was employed in the Krupp works and later forced to leave Germany because the German Secret Police considered the book he was compiling to be tantamount to high treason.For months he was imprisoned, by the French, in a cell next to Dr Krupp von Bohlen. The book traces the origins & gradual rise to power of a family firm which ,inspired by instincts of patriotism, have been largely and directly instrumental in the slaughter of millions." stated on the flap fold of the dust jacket. 406pp.220x145mm approx. ( Peach cloth+ black titles, initial blank page top corner cut away[ffep], No inscsp.tight binding, fade to cloth ] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 12/6, edgewear small nicks/tears, col.rub/loss to extremities, max spine top both sides.pale marks to faded spine.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: KRUPP or THE LORDS OF ESSEN

Author Name: MENNE, Bernard

Categories: Military / War, Humanities, Company Histories,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, WILLIAM HODGE: 1937

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 220x145 mm Approx

Seller ID: 3063

Keywords: Dr Krupp von Bohlen , KRUPP, IRON FOUNDRIES, WORKS, MUNITIONS, THE ARMS TRADE, WEAPONS OF WAR, RECOIL CYLINDER, ORDNANCE FACTORIES, PRODUCTION, ADOLF HITLER, COMPANY HISTORIES , Bernard Menne , ,