Ep 62 - High Hitler With Norman Ohler | Drugs In Nazi Germany, Blitzkrieg On Meth, Adolf's Opiate Habit

35 million doses of methamphetamine were distributed to the troops before the Nazi army invaded France, having the tactical advantage of not having to sleep for 3 days and 3 nights.
— Norman Ohler

Norman Ohler (born 1970) is a New York Times bestselling author, novelist and screenwriter, best known for his book Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany, which has been published in over 25 languages.

  • Author
  • Novelist
  • Screenwriter

Show Notes

  • Underground drug culture in Germany
  • Drug development in Germany
  • Heroin by Bayer
  • Reinventing the war on drugs 
  • Anti drug policy
  • Environment of drugs in Germany
  • Methamphetamine 
  • Blitzkrieg advantage with meth
  • Description of Nazi soldiers on meth
  • Fearlessness from drugs
  • World War 1
  • Drugs in warfare
  • Alcohol
  • Tapering off Pervitin
  • Early success directly related to Pervitin?
  • Meth oiling the war machine
  • Adolf Hitler's healthy image
  • Theodor Morell 
  • Hitler on vitamins and probiotics
  • Hitler and Morell's relationship
  • Oxycontin injected 
  • Wolf's Lair

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