Hitler’s Car Accident – Why Historians Don’t Engage in Counterfactual History and You Shouldn’t Either


“What if Adolf Hitler was killed in a car accident in 1933?” Chances are that at one point of your school or college formation you came across a question that sounded something like this. With me it came up in a high school history class. Little was I aware how superfluous the question was. The … Continue reading Hitler’s Car Accident – Why Historians Don’t Engage in Counterfactual History and You Shouldn’t Either