The Book Thief

The Book Thief- How do the words and symbols that sprout from these trees relate to the political situation in Hitler's Germany?

from part 8 of the Book thief

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I think that Zusak is using the metaphor of the trees to personify that hate and the culture of hate needs to be cultivated. Just like love, the seeds of hate need to be care for and fed with hate to result in the type of garden embraced by the Nazis.