One of germany's most prominent architects and urban planners of the post-war period, albert speer jr, has died aged 83, local media reported on sunday his death late friday came after an. Axis history forum hi annelie, you must get a copy of the german film speer und er (and the historical impact of them since) are what we have to deal with. Speer explained that the speech that had so moved him was hitler's relatively intellectual and historical treatment of german history, as opposed to his more demagogic, rabble-rousing street. Speer can be viewed in history as an individual whose rise to power was heavily influenced by the culture of his times, of power being granted by access to hitler, suggesting that his position was a product of his times. Photo of albert speer, who was, for most of wwii, reich minister of armaments and war production for nazi germany after the war, he accepted moral responsibility at the nuremberg trials, photo by bundesarchiv, bild 146ii-277 / binder / cc-by-sa 30.
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Albert speer's career is a microcosm of the decent (but philosophically agnostic) citizen living in an indecent (and ideologically fanatical) society speer served as hitler's chief architect, and during the second world war was germany's minister of armaments as such, speer was a leading. 1) describe the rise to prominence of the personality you have studied 2) describe the personal background and the historical context of the personality you have studied albert speer was a significant figure in german history due to his various architectural projects and his appointment as minister. Displacement, abstraction and historical specificity: particularities of german history that would explain germany's divergence example in albert speer.
Now one of germany's most successful architecture practices, it's headed by albert speer jr, who has the unfortunate historical stigma of having been born the son of hitler's favorite architect. Well over 700 pages, albert speer is not a quick read, but superbly written and meticulously researched, it is a pleasure to read, providing unprecedented insight into one of the most complex figures in modern german history. In architecture, artists like paul troost and albert speer constructed monumental edifices in a sterile classical form meant to convey the enduring grandeur of the national socialist movement in literature, nazi cultural authorities promoted the works of writers such as adolf bartels and hitler youth poet hans baumann.
Modern history 423a centre number student number the development of german cultural life under nazism or (b) albert speer (i) describe the significant events in. Albert speer (äl´bĕrt shpār), 1905-81, german architect and national socialist (nazi) leader a member of the nazi party from 1931, he became its official architect after hitler came to power a member of the nazi party from 1931, he became its official architect after hitler came to power. Ian kershaw, renowned as one of this was hitler's own view of his place in history as germany's defeat became inevitable albert speer was one of those. Albert speer was an unemployed architect when hitler came to power in 1933 soon he was designing the third reich's most important buildings in 1942 hitler appointed him armaments minister and he quadrupled production, an astonishing achievement that kept the german army in the field and prolonged.