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Hell’s Cartel

IG Farben and the Making of Hitler's War Machine
Diarmuid Jeffreys
2008, 406pp, ISBN: 9780747580928, Hardback

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In 1925, in the aftermath of World War One and the vengeful Treaty of Versailles, six of Germany’s leading chemical companies banded together in a cartel to protect their business from increasing international competition. The merger succeeded beyond their wildest dreams and within a few years I. G. Farben, as the cartel was named, dominated the lucrative global chemical business. Yet twenty years later the directors found themselves on trial in the same Nuremberg courtroom that had decided the fates of the surviving leaders of the Third Reich. They were accused, in the words of the prosecutor, Telford Taylor, of being:

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Weight 725 g
Dimensions 16.5 x 24.5 x 3.248 cm