Hitler’s Mein Kampf – level 1

15-01-2016 07:00

“Mein Kampf” is a German book. Adolf Hitler wrote it in 1925. After World War Two, Germany banned the book. You could not buy it.

After 90 years, the book is legal again. Experts work on the book. They put comments into it. This takes them three years.

The book has 2,000 pages. There are 3,500 comments. They say that the book is for education.

People react to the book. Every person reacts differently. Some people are shocked. Some people are not.

Difficult words: wrote (past of “write”), ban (to stop allowing something), education (teaching, learning).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

What do you think about the book?


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