J. W. Fewtrell

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (15 of 17)
Location: London, England
 

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Black Beauty (Young Reading Gift Editions) by Anna Sewell
4.0 out of 5 stars Black Beauty, 16 Jan 2014
I bought this for my 7 year old grandaughter to read to her little brother, who is crazy about horses. Lovely illustrations, and about the right level for both of them
Hitler's Beneficiaries: How the Nazis Bought the G&hellip by Gotz Aly
15 of 17 people found the following review helpful
Götz Aly research is undoubtedly good and certainly brings new understanding to the question of Reich economics. However where as his research is extensive his grasp of economics and the calculations he has made to reach his conclusions have been severely questions by Adam Tooze in his book Wages of Destruction.
In addition Aly has a tendency to make clumsy assumptions from his research, not least in his statement that the support for the regime remained high, particularly in the latter stages of the war, due to the fact that the German people were bribed or bought into complicity with the Reich's crimes by their economic policies. This I feel is too simplistic and does not pay… Read more