January 26, 2014

From sex-talk to Auschwitz, long lost Nazi letters published in Germany

“I'm off to Auschwitz. Kisses, Yours, Heini”. That’s how Heinrich Himmler – the man responsible for organizing Nazi Germany’s “Final Solution” otherwise known as the Holocaust – signed off in a letter to his wife, Marga. Were it not for the horror now associated with the then secret death camp in Poland, the way he signs off might have seemed sweet.

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