The aim of this book is to trace this dramatic process in photographs some iconic, some rare and intimate covering the life of a man whose world reaching legacy still touches us today. The images, many from the author s own historic collection, demonstrate the mesmerising power that Hitler wielded not only over the German public but also statesmen, industrialists and global media. For the captions to many of the original photographs are reverential in their descriptions of Herr Hitler the German Chancellor , the person Time magazine chose as its 1938 Man of the Year . The subtly changing images of Adolf Hitler, portrayed in this book from baby to world statesman. 187 pages.