Topic: Adolf Hitler
How a cautious American academic and his flirtatious daughter met evil in Hitler’s Germany.
06/06/2011 07:05 am
Erik Larson talks about Nazis, American naiveté, anti-Semitism, and how he got the idea for "In the Garden of the Beasts," his recent book about life in Hitler's Germany.
06/03/2011 12:51 pm
After his dramatic prom invitation got James Tate banned from the big dance, public outcry via social media persuaded the headmaster to reconsider her decision.
06/02/2011 01:59 pm
In just 10 years, the world for the first time will be more middle-class than poor. That will tax resources and set up conflicts. But with more people free from just trying to survive, the arts and sciences should boom as well.
05/23/2011 11:02 am
What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.
05/17/2011 06:50 pm
The Holocaust ended more than 60 years ago, but today’s conviction of John Demjanjuk for his work with the Nazis is a reminder that many former Nazis remain at large. The Simon Weisenthal Center, an organization that investigates and prosecutes Nazi war criminals, releases an annual list of the most-wanted Nazis still alive today. Here are the top five:
05/12/2011 02:11 pm
It's the month of Mother's Day, commencement addresses, cookouts, and the Indianapolis 500 – not quite summer but deep into spring. What should you be reading? If you ask the Amazon editors, here's what they will tell you are the very best titles of May 2011.
05/05/2011 05:38 pm
Even before Osama bin Laden's death, Muslims were rejecting his vile message.
05/05/2011 03:39 pm
This uneven collection of essays highlights Schama’s charm but tries to cover too much ground.
05/02/2011 07:05 am
Zintan, a critically important town on the southern slopes of the Nafusah mountain range, has become a symbol of rebellion. It endured a barrage of rocket fire this week as Qaddafi continued punishing it.
04/30/2011 11:12 am