After the Second World War, no other person has given occassion to so many conspiracy theories as Rudolf Hess. Who was this man who supported Adolf Hitler from the beginning of his political career and his most loyal servant until 1941? His flight to Scotland on May 10th of that year was a complete surprise to each and everyone. Had Hess become insane, as has been argued by many or did he really think he could make peace with Great-Britain?
- Childhood and First World War
- His idol, Hitler
- Career in the Nazi Party
- Anti-Semitism and Second World War
- Peace mission
- Sentence and imprisonment