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Karl E. Scheibe looks at the social meaning behind the Nazi salute.
THE HITLER SALUTE:
On the Meaning of a Gesture.
By Tilman Allert.
Translated by Jefferson Chase. Metropolitan.
115 pp. $20
On this side of the Atlantic, boys mocked the Hitler salute during World War II. I recall holding a pocket comb under my nose with my left hand while...