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

  • Type: Verfabula
  • Length: 480 pages

In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson follows America's first ambassador to Nazi Germany, college history professor William E Dodd. The Dodd family, including 24 year old daughter Martha, arrived in Berlin just months after Hitler had been made Chancellor. Berlin was a city full of color and energy but with ominous signs of the coming atrocities.

In the Garden of Beasts also includes such individuals as:
Rudolf Diels, first Chief of the Gestapo
Ernst Putzi Hanfstaengl, German official and Harvard graduate
Hermann Goring, founder of the Gestapo
George Messersmith, American Consul General
Franz von Papen, German Vice Chancellor. - AsNotedIn

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Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
2011/01/01 Erik Larson Author In the Garden of Beasts - published
2011/01/01 Crown Publishing Group Publisher In the Garden of Beasts - published

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Particulars for In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin:
Narrative Arts Biography
Art Type Book a written or printed work consisting of pages glued or sewn together along one side and bound in covers.
Narrative Arts Factual concerned with what is actually true rather than interpretations of or reactions to it
Narrative Arts Narrative an account of connected events
Cultural Affiliation Nazi, Third Reich Adolf Hitler's failed regime
Narrative Arts Prose ordinary written language
Narrative Arts Verfabula long form true story, written as a compelling narrative that reads like good fiction
Culture Weimar Republic Culture the society, arts and sciences that in Germany between 1918 and 1933 Germany's defeat in World War I in 1918 and Hitler's rise to power in 1933

Original Language: English

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