Hitler surrounded himself with a small clique of fanatical, ruthless
henchmen - a violent group of outsiders who rose to power in the Third
Reich and established political and economic institutions of legitimized
These masterminds of death were found to be quite psychologically
normal. They were men of fine standing, husbands who morning and night
kissed their wives, fathers who tucked their children into bed.
But murders, brutalities, cruelties, tortures, atrocities, and other
inhuman acts were an everyday occurrence.
Louis Bülow ©2009-11