Anatomie des SS-Staates

Title:                      Anatomie des SS-Staates

Author:                 Helmut Krausnick

Krausnick, Helmut (1968) et al. Anatomie des SS-Staates. New York, Walker

LCCN:    68019630

DD256.5 .I52513 1968


  • The persecution of the Jews, by H. Krausnick.–The SS; instrument of domination, by H. Buchheim.–Command and compliance, by H. Buchheim.–The concentration camps, 1933-45, by M. Broszat.–The Kommissarbefehl and mass executions of Soviet Russian prisoners of war, by H.-A. Jacobsen.



  • Statements prepared by four members of the institute for presentation at the war crimes trials held in Frankfurt am Main beginning Dec. 20, 1963.
  • English title Anatomy of the SS State; Translated from the German by Richard Barry, Marian Jackson [and] Dorothy Long

Date Posted:      September 28, 2015

Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf[1]

Contains chapters an all of the SS activities. Especially good detail on the organization and evolution of the Nazi party intelligence apparatus—the Sicherheitsdienst (SD).

[1] Blackstock, Paul W. (1978) and Frank L. Schaf, Jr. Intelligence, Espionage, Counterespionage, And Covert Operations: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Co., p. 26

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