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

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

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

Fatherland

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