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 1. Dispatch to Hitler, Dec. 21, 1937, DGFP, I, p. 486.

 2. Papen, op. cit., p. 404.

 3. Ibid., p. 406.

 4. Schuschnigg, Austrian Requiem, pp. 12–19; NCA, V, pp. 709–12 (N.D. 2995–PS).

 5. Draft of protocol submitted to Schuschnigg, DGFP, I, pp. 513–15.

 6NCA, V, p. 711 (N.D. 2995–PS).

 7. Schuschnigg, Austrian Requiem, p. 23.

 8. N.D. 2995–PS, op. cit.

 9. Schuschnigg gave slightly different versions of Hitler’s threats in his book, p. 24, and in his Nuremberg affidavit, 2995–PS (NCA, V, p. 712). I have used both in abbreviated form.

10Austrian Requiem, p. 24.


12Ibid., p. 25, and Schuschnigg’s affidavit, N.D. 2995–PS, op. cit.

13Austrian Requiem, p. 25.

14NCA, IV, p. 357 (N.D. 1775–PS).

15NCA. IV, p. 361 (N.D. 1780–PS).

16. From my own notes taken during the broadcast.

17. Dispatch to the German Foreign Office on Feb. 25, 1938, marked “Very Secret,” DGFP, I, p. 546.

18. For Miklas’ testimony, see NCA, Suppl. A, p. 523. Papen’s suggestion is in his Memoirs, p. 425.

19Austrian Requiem, pp. 35–36.

20NCA, IV, p. 362 (N.D. 1780–PS).

21NCA, VI, pp. 911–12 (N.D. C–102).

22Ibid., VI, p. 913 (N.D. C–103).

23DGFP, I, pp. 573–76.

24NCA, V, pp. 629–54 (N.D. 2949–PS).

25Austrian Requiem, p. 47.

26. Testimony of Wilhelm Miklas on January 30, 1946, during anti-Nazi court proceedings against Dr. Rudolf Neumayer. Though the former President is a bit hazy about exact times and the exact sequence of events on the fateful day, his testimony is of great value and interest. NCA, Suppl. A, pp. 518–34 (N.D. 3697–PS).

27Austrian Requiem, p. 51.

28. See NCA, Suppl. A, pp. 525–34 (N.D. 3697–PS). Also, NCA, V, p. 209 (N.D. 2465–PS, 2466–PS).

29NCA, VI, p. 1017 (N.D. C–182).

30DGFP, 1, pp. 584–86.

31Ibid., pp. 553–55.

32TMWC, XVI, p. 153.

33DGFP, I, p. 263.



36NCA, I, pp. 501–2 (N.D. 3287–PS).

37. Text of circular cipher telegram, DGFP, I, pp. 586–87.

38TMWC, XX, p. 605.

39TMWC, XV, p. 632.

40. Memorandum of Seyss-lnquart at Nuremberg, Sept. 9, 1945, NCA, V, pp. 961–92 (N.D. 3254–PS).

41TMWC, XIV, p. 429.

42. Text of Schacht’s address, NCA, VII, pp. 394–402 (N.D. EC–297–A).

43NCA, IV, p. 585 (N.D. 1947–PS).

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