Papen

[pah-puh n]
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Contemporary Examples of papen

  • If the purge was intended simply to expunge the opposition, then Papen should have been the first to go.

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    A Witness to Hitler's Rise

    Zachary Shore

    May 27, 2011

  • Yet it was Papen, after all, who spoke out against Nazi excesses in a public forum, to the fervent cheers of his audience.

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    A Witness to Hitler's Rise

    Zachary Shore

    May 27, 2011


British Dictionary definitions for papen

Papen

noun
  1. Franz von (frants fɔn). 1879–1969, German statesman; chancellor (1932) and vice chancellor (1933–34) under Hitler, whom he was instrumental in bringing to power
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