The Attempt on Hitler
Category All History
Series Title Infamous Assassinations
Episode 19
Duration 25 mins
Product Code 22032
Broadcast Year 2007
Price £195.00

The Attempt on Hitler is part of the Infamous Assassinations series about famous events in history.

Rastenburg, 1944 Although there had been two previous attempts to kill Hitler, including poisoning a bottle of Cointreau on his aircraft, the assassination attempt which nearly worked at his Prussian forest hideaway in Rastenburg resulted in the perpetrators being strangled with piano wire strung from meat hooks.

The Attempt on Hitler is part of a BBC series of gcse teaching resources for gcse history


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