Editor says, what if Gustav Streseman had lived to stop Hitler's Rise to Power (but with disasterous consequences)? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, in this article we build upon ideas from Scott Palter and Eric Oppen and also diverge from Chris Oakley's thread Comrade Hitler: The Rise and Fall of an Infamous Marxist Icon.  In our timeline, he died of as stroke aged fifty-one just a week before the Wall Street Crash.  According to his own statements in 1929. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.