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A CORNER stone of the Nazi credo is a mystic belief in the superiority of the Nordic race. In the current Nazi conception, "der nordische Mensch" incarnates everything that is beautiful, strong, noble and pure. He is of handsome stature and shape, with a straight nose and a square chin, dreamy yet steely blue eyes, blond hair and a mailed fist. A gentleman and a hero.

I shall not venture to discuss the highly controversial question whether this fine figure is to be found anywhere in more than sporadic numbers. Instead, I simply state that the most authoritative dogmatists of

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