Hitler would stop at nothing to increase his appeal to the German public including fabricating a story during his service as a messenger runner in World War I.
When Hitler Single-Handedly Captured Enemy Soldiers But Didn't
What was once a modest home in the Bavarian Alps undergoes an expansion and becomes not only a magnificent home for Hitler but the headquarters in which he could receive foreign heads of state while projecting an image of ultimate power.
Hitler's Berghof is Fit For the Leader of the World
Having spent a decade honing his image and perfecting his oratory Hitler's moment to mesmerize and galvanize his followers had arrived.
Hitler's Perfect Power Performance
Unknown to him, a sound engineer records Hitler in a private conversation with Finnish leader Carl Gustaf Mannerheim, in which he states outright lies about Soviet military strength and the Wehrmacht's exploits against it.
A Secret Recording Confirms Hitler's Fantasy World
Despite a 5-hour parade in his honor on his 50th birthday, attended by 2 million civilians, and gifts pouring in from his staff and from all over the country, Hitler feels unsatisfied because he hasn't been able to demonstrate his true genius.
Hitler's Over-the-Top 50th Birthday Celebration
Just a few hours after the failed assassination attempt at the Wolf's Lair Hitler keeps his appointments that July 20th, 1944, including meeting with Italy's fascist leader Benito Mussolini.
Hitler Escapes an Assassination Attempt and Continues With His Day's Appointments