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Dear Adolf Hitler…

Written by: George Chittenden : 24 Jul 2019

This image is the first of two letters that Gandhi, the famously non-violent leader of the Indian independence movement wrote to Adolf Hitler. At the time of writing, tensions were mounting in Europe following Germany’s occupation of Czechoslovakia.

We’ll never know if Hitler would have agreed to Gandhi’s pleas to avoid war, as both letters were intercepted by the British authorities and never reached Hitler's hands. A Month after Gandhi wrote his first letter Germany invaded Poland.

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