In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin

The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E Dodd becomes America s first ambassador to Hitler s Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history.A mild mannered professor from Chicago, Dodd brings along his wife, son, and flamboyant daughter, Martha At first Martha is entranc

Mother Night

Librarian note Alternate cover edition for this ISBN can be found here Mother Night is a daring challenge to our moral sense American Howard W Campbell, Jr., a spy during World War II, is now on trial in Israel as a Nazi war criminal But is he really guilty In this brilliant book rife with tru

Sarah's Key

Paris, July 1942 Ten year old Sarah is brutally arrested with her family in the Vel d Hiv roundup, the most notorious act of French collaboration with the Nazis but before the police come to take them, Sarah locks her younger brother, Michel, in their favorite hiding place, a cupboard in the fam

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany

Hitler boasted that The Third Reich would last a thousand years It lasted only 12 But those 12 years contained some of the most catastrophic events Western civilization has ever known.No other powerful empire ever bequeathed such mountains of evidence about its birth and destruction as the Third R


It is twenty years after Nazi Germany s triumphant victory in World War II and the entire country is preparing for the grand celebration of the F hrer s seventy fifth birthday, as well as the imminent peacemaking visit from President Kennedy Meanwhile, Berlin Detective Xavier March a disillusion