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  • Humanitarians at Warby Gerald Steinacher

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 22.99

    How the International Committee of the Red Cross emerged triumphant from the dark days of World War II, escaping its ambiguous wartime record to re-affirm its leadership in world humanitarian affairs and help rewrite the rules of war in the Geneva Conventions more...

  • Summary and Analysis of Man's Search for Meaningby Worth Books

    Worth Books 2017; US$ 3.50

    So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of  Man?s Search for Meaning tells you what you need to know?before or after you read Viktor E. Frankl?s book.   Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader.   This short summary and analysis of Man?s... more...

  • Hitler's American Modelby James Q. Whitman

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.70

    Nazism triumphed in Germany during the high era of Jim Crow laws in the United States. Did the American regime of racial oppression in any way inspire the Nazis? The unsettling answer is yes. In Hitler's American Model , James Whitman presents a detailed investigation of the American impact on the notorious Nuremberg Laws, the centerpiece anti-Jewish... more...

  • The Draughtsmanby Robert Lautner

    HarperCollins Publishers 2017; US$ 12.55

    Speak out for the fate of millions or turn a blind eye? We all have choices. ?Absolutely exceptional. So beautifully written, with precision and wisdom and real emotional acuity ? A remarkable achievement? STEPHEN KELMAN, author of Pigeon English more...

  • The Rise and Fall of Comradeshipby Thomas Kühne

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 24.00

    This book reveals how ideas of comradeship shaped the actions and mindsets of ordinary German soldiers across the twentieth century. more...

  • I'll Be Damnedby Eric Braeden

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 20.24

    In this startling candid and poignant memoir, the legendary Emmy Award-winning star of The Young and The Restless , America's #1 soap opera, chronicles his amazing life, from his birth in World War II Germany to his arrival in America to his rise to humanitarian and daytime superstar for the past thirty-five years. For nearly four decades, fans... more...

  • A World Erasedby Noah Lederman

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 23.99

    This moving memoir by the grandson of Holocaust survivors transports readers from Noah?s grandmother?s home in Brooklyn to World War II Poland. Together, they explore the memories?of Auschwitz, the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, and the displaced persons camps?that his family had long buried. Their shared journey illuminates the power of never forgetting.... more...

  • Charlotteby David Foenkinos; Sam Taylor

    Canongate Books 2017; US$ 15.79

    Charlotte Salomon is born into a family stricken by suicide and a country at war ? but there is something exceptional about her. She has a gift, a talent for painting. And she has a great love, for a brilliant, eccentric musician.But just as she is coming in to her own as an artist, death is coming to control her country. The Nazis have come to power... more...

  • Time's Witnesses: Women's Voices from the Holocaustby Jakob Lothe; Dr Anne Marie Hagen

    Fledgling Press 2017; US$ 5.99

    ?If we had held one minute?s silence for each of the six million Jews who were murdered, we would have remained silent for twelve years.? Blanche Major.In Time?s Witnesses: Women?s Voices from the Holocaust, Blanche Major and nine other Jewish women testify about their horrific experiences in Auschwitz, Theresienstadt, Bergen-Belsen and other Nazi... more...

  • Survivorby Harry Borden

    Octopus 2017; US$ 37.99

    Over the course of five years, acclaimed photographer Harry Borden has travelled the globe photographing survivors of the Holocaust. The people featured vary in age, gender and nationality, but are all tied together by their experience and survival of one of the darkest moments in human history. Each photograph is accompanied by a handwritten note... more...