How did a nation like Germany allow the Rise of the Nazis

How did a nation like Germany allow, and even welcome, the destructive and disturbing ideas of Nazism to take hold? This BBC documentary examines the views of expert historians, as they take us inside the minds of those that fought against fascism and the Nazis themselves.

Watch episodes of this historical documentary by the BBC,  Rise of the Nazis, and many others by starting your online free 7-day trial of BBC Select on the Apple TV app or Amazon Prime Video Channels.

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This historical BBC documentary consisting of episode 1: Politics, episode 2: The First Six Months in Power, and episode 3: Night of the Long Knives tells stories from both those closest to the Nazi propaganda machine and those desperate to stop it.

Was fascism something that had to happen, and what lessons can be learned to stop it from happening again?

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