Mein Kampf

Hitler’s Copy Of ‘Mein Kampf’ Sells At Auction For Over $20K

03/21/2016 - 14:43

Adolf Hitler’s personal copy of his autobiography “Mein Kampf” sold at auction for more than $20,000.

Historic copies of Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” are displayed during the book launch of a new critical edition. JTA

Mein Kampf, With Footnotes

12/01/2015 - 19:00
Staff Writer

It’s Mein Kampf for eggheads.

New annotated edition of Adolph Hitler's manifesto, Mein Kampf will be reprinted in Germany in January. Via flickr.com

With ‘Mein Kampf’ Copyright Expiring, French And German Reissues Readied

10/20/2015 - 20:00

The copyright on Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” will expire at the end of this year, leaving the work open to French language and German reprint editions.

Display of Copies of Hitlers Mein Kampf. Wikimedia Commons

New Battle Over ‘Mein Kampf’

After 70 years, the ‘Nazi Bible’ will be published inside Germany again. Will increased access fuel anti-Semitism?

04/06/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

Working at a portable typewriter in a small jail cell in 1924 and 1925, Adolf Hitler completed a 700-page manuscript. His National Socialist manifesto outlined his paranoiac description of a global Jewish conspiracy, and plans for annihilating Germany’s Jews once he came to power.

The dust jacket of the 1926-27 edition of “Mein Kampf.”  Wikimedia Commons

Mein Kampf An E-Book Bestseller

01/08/2014 - 19:00
Staff Writer

Hitler’s 1925 autobiographical manifesto, Mein Kampf, has become a surprise best seller in the e-book market.

"Mein Kampf" Goes Back In Print--in Germany. Good for the Jews?

For years, German scholars and the country’s most prominent Jewish organizations have argued that Germany should allow “Mein Kampf” to be published in Germany before the copyright expires, in 2015.  It is not illegal to publish the book in Germany, but the state of Bavaria, which holds the copyright, had adamantly refused for decades, saying that the longer the book was out of print, the better.

Plans To Publish ‘Mein Kampf’ Postponed

01/25/2012 - 19:00

A British publisher has postponed plans to publish segments of Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” after threats of legal action.

Plans To Publish Mein Kampf In German Hit Legal Snag

01/17/2012 - 19:00

Plans by a British publisher to make segments of Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” available in the German language may run into legal trouble.

Publisher Peter McGee said he plans to publish three annotated excerpts of the text, which remains under copyright protection in Germany until 2015, 70 years after Hitler’s death, according to the Associated Press. The Bavarian Finance Ministry, which holds the copyright, told AP on Tuesday that plans to print excerpts in Germany before then may violate the law.

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