By Konrad Heiden
As a employees reporter at the Frankfurter Zeitung Heiden was once one of many first writers to take a stand opposed to Naziism, and his is the single modern record to provide the total tale of Hitler's upward push to energy from the very starting to the day in 1934 whilst the Blood Purge eradicated the final competition, leaving hom absolute dictator of Germany. As Heiden states: "his direction of homicide and violence used to be, according whit Hitler's ideals, the appropriate route to greatness".
This new version of Heiden's paintings indicates it to be not just a profound and revealing narrative yet an immense old record necessary to either historian and layman for a better knowing of the calamitous occasions that ruled the 20th century.
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It will probably be impossible to find out whose son he was considered by those who knew or should have known; but in the eyes of the village he apparently passed as a child of the Hiedler or Hutler family. To judge by his character as we see it in the meager documents, it is probable that the odd man who wandered about Lower Austria as a miller's helper actually was the grandfather of the odd man who later became a scourge and mystery to the world. It has also been suggested that not Georg Hiedler but his brother, Johann von Nepomuk Hutler, was the father of Alois Schicklgruber, and thus the grandfather of Adolf Hitler.
In all times this has been the way of counter-revolution: an upper layer that has lost its hold in society seeks the people and finds the rabble. The officers were out to find a demagogue, of whom it could be said that he was a worker. They would cry out to him: Leader, command us, we shall follow. In their class struggle the officers were forced by circumstances to create a workers' army; they found their leader in the lowest mass of their subordinates, and commanded him to command. The spirit of history, in its fantastic mockery, could not have drawn an apter figure.
Johann von Nepomuk Hutler was still alive. All parties may have reckoned with the approaching end of Alois Schicklgruber-Hitler's first wife. Johann von Nepomuk's daughter, Johanna, who was married to a certain Polzl, bore him in 1860 a granddaughter by the name of Klara; for Alois Schicklgruber-Hitler this child was the daughter of a cousin — and conceivably, if rumors are correct, the daughter of a half-sister, hence a niece. His own marriage was childless and so he took Little Klara into his house in place of a daughter.