In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin / Erik Larson.
By: Larson, Erik.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Crown, c2011Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiv, 448 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780307408846 (hardcover); 0307408841 (hardcover); 9781617934261 (pbk.); 1617934267 (pbk.); 9780307408853; 030740885X.Subject(s): Dodd, William Edward, 1869-1940 | Diplomats -- United States -- Biography | Historians -- United States -- Biography | Germany -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 | National socialismDDC classification: 943.086
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -434) and index.
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."
The bestselling author of "Devil in the White City" turns his hand to a remarkable story set during Hitler's rise to power. 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.