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Dear Adolf

Will Hobson

‘The most beautiful thing for me is to be allowed to write: Dear Führer.’

In 1946, an archive of personal letters to Adolf Hitler was discovered in Hitler’s former Chancellery in what was then the Russian sector of Berlin. The man who made the discovery, Willy Eucker, was a German with a long history of anti-Nazi activity. He had been imprisoned for treason in 1933, soo…

Will Hobson

Will Hobson is a former contributing editor to Granta magazine, and a critic and translator from the French and German.

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