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Adrian Weale was educated at York University and the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst. He has served with military intelligence across the world. As a writer he has written eight works of non-fiction and he writes and reviews regularly for a range of national newspapers.
Weale's style is spare and compelling. He deftly evokes the various
personalities involved in a paramilitary army which shrouded itself
in bureaucratic acronyms . . . This is an extremely important book
which I recommend most highly * Michael Burleigh, author of MORAL
'In this landmark history, Adrian Weale deftly charts the development of the SS from its origins as a personal entourage to a weapon of genocide . . . This is a major achievement by a historian at the top of his game, and deserves a lasting place on the * Guy Walters, author of HUNTING EVIL and BERLIN GAMES *