Critical edition of Mein Kampf hits Spiegel bestseller list

Critical edition of Mein Kampf hits Spiegel bestseller list

The heavily annotated reissue of Adolf Hitler’s propaganda work Mein Kampf has become an instant bestseller in Germany.

The 2,000-page Hitler, Mein Kampf: Eine Kritische Edition (published by Institut für Zeitgeschichte, the Institute of Contemporary History), half of which consists of critical notes added by scholars, will debut on the Der Spiegel non-fiction bestsellers list this week in 20th place.

The ranking will be published on Saturday (16th January) in the new print issue of the news magazine, which last week devoted 10 pages to the book, which came out on January 8th.

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