Warlimont's account is little more than a character sketch and is limited to superficial traits. It credits Hitler with having possessed a vast amount of military and technical knowledge and a peerless memory, an obdurate will, a self-indulgent and possibly self-revivifying verbosity, and an arrogant, perhaps delusional, autodidactism. Warlimont also observes certain hypocrisies or contradictions in Hitler's character. This document seems to have been written in English by Warlimont; the handwritten corrections made to the typed text are consistent in appearance with Warlimont's signature at the bottom of page 4. Also, the prose is awkward and often ungrammatical, as if the author were only casually acquainted with the tenors and registers of standard written English. The existence of document 8.21 tends to bear out this supposition: that document, which identifies itself as the work of W. Warlimont, is handwritten in English in a style and with pen and ink that appear consistent with the signature and handwritten emendations displayed in the present document. Apart from the signature and emendations, the present document, 8.01, is typewritten in capital letters on very fragile and browning paper. Given the handwritten emendations, and the recurrent error of "J" being typed for "I," Warlimont's extract is probably an original document. Because of their extreme brittleness, these pages have become detached from the book and for the present reside in a folder placed inside Volume IV.