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In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: New York : Broadway Paperbacks, [2012?], ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Documents the efforts of the first American ambassador to Hitler's Germany, William E. Dodd, to acclimate to a residence in an increasingly violent city where he is forced to associate with the Nazis while his daughter pursues a relationship with Gestapochief Rudolf Diels.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William E Dodd; William E Dodd
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erik Larson
ISBN: 9780307408853 030740885X
OCLC Number: 793169887
Notes: "Originally published in hardcover in slightly different form in the United States by Crown Publishers ... in 2011"--Title page verso.
Description: xviii, 448 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Das Vorspiel --
The Man Behind the Curtain --
Into the Wood --
House Hunting in the Third Reich --
Lucifer in the Garden --
How the Skeleton Aches --
Disquiet --
Berlin at Dusk --
When Everything Changed --
The Queer Bird in Exile --
"Table Talk."
Responsibility: Erik Larson.

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Documents the efforts of the first American ambassador to Hitler's Germany, William E. Dodd, to acclimate to a residence in an increasingly violent city where he is forced to associate with the Nazis while his daughter pursues a relationship with Gestapochief Rudolf Diels.

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