de Syon offers a captivating history of this technological wonder, from development and production to its impact on German culture and society.A frenetic jubilation shakes the whole stadium. Over one hundred thousand voices ring as a single immense scream of joy and pride at the giant of the air. ... Hitlers personal architect, Albert Speer, recalled that the Fiihrer had similar reactions to the jet-fighter. ... over either.41 Indeed, Hitler never flew on any airship, preferring the Lufthansa and Luftwaffe propeller airplanes specially converted for his use.
|Author||:||Guillaume de Syon|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2007-06-11|