Quotes by Victor Klemperer

About Victor Klemperer:

Victor Klemperer was a diarist whose journals, published in Germany in 1995, detailed his life under the German Empire, the Weimar Republic, Nazi Germany and the German Democratic Republic. His journals covering the period of the Third Reich have since become standard sources, and have been extensively quoted by Saul Friedländer, Michael Burleigh, Richard J. Evans and Max Hastings.

Author Bio

  • NameVictor Klemperer
  • DescriptionPhilologist, author of LTI – Lingua Tertii Imperii
  • BornOctober 9, 1881
  • DiedFebruary 11, 1960
  • CountryGermany; East Germany
  • ProfessionLinguist; Politician; Writer; Autobiographer
  • AwardsGeschwister-Scholl-Preis; National Prize Of East Germany; Patriotic Order Of Merit In Silver