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A crime in the family

Author: Sacha Batthyány; Anthea Bell
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir of brutality, heroism and personal discovery from Europe's dark heart, revealing one of the most extraordinary untold stories of the Second World War. In the spring of 1945, at Rechnitz on the Austrian-Hungarian border, not far from the front lines of the advancing Red Army, Countess Margit Batthyany gave a party in her mansion. The war was almost over, and the German aristocrats and SS officers dancing and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Biographies
Named Person: Sacha Batthyány; Margit Batthyány; Margit Batthyány; Sacha Batthyány
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sacha Batthyány; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 9781786480552 1786480557 9781786480545 1786480549
OCLC Number: 974653714
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Translation of: Und was hat das mit mir zu tun? : Ein Verbrechen in März 1945. Die Geschichte meiner Familie; originally published: Cologne, Germany : Verlag Kiepenheuer & Witsch GmbH & Co. KG, ©2016.
Description: 213 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Und was hat das mit mir zu tun?
Responsibility: Sacha Batthyány ; translated by Anthea Bell.

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