The Story of Fascism: Hitler’s “Mein Kampf”

The Story of Fascism: Hitler’s

In 1923, Hitler attempted to stage a coup…and failed. He was arrested and sent to prison, where he wrote a manifesto — filled with grammatical errors — about how he could unify Germany and restore it to its pre-WWI glory days.

(This clip is excerpted from my new one-hour special “Rick Steves’ The Story of Fascism in Europe.” Check your local listings for air times — and if you don’t see it, please ask your public television station to add it to their schedule.)