“Drawing on considerable research, the author fashions a richly detailed, highly readable account of presidential leadership in perilous times.”
“Benson tells this little known chapter of American Jewish history well and with passion”
“This is a magnificent tale of personal courage, combat leadership, and heroism under fire.
“Magda was resilient, courageous, fearless and daring. She was always hopeful and optimistic.
“a powerful, gut-wrenching story”
“a fascinating read.”
“Bearing witness has never been more important. Cerotti and her grandmother are powerful guides as to why these Holocaust stories matter.”
“All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days is an exceptionally well-crafted book.”
The subtitle for this book says it all: Deadly Dogfights, Blistering Bombing Raids, and Other War Stories from the Great American Air Heroes of World War II, in Their Own Words.
“revisionist history at its finest, offering a compelling narrative of the neglected factors that brought about the century’s bloodiest war, convincingly making the case th
“It took Europe arguably two generations to fully face up to its shameful Holocaust past.
"’While he seethed, the big world seethed around him. War was imminent. He was powerless. He was nobody. Nothing—no money, nor influence, nor status . .
More often than not, when one thinks of the actions taken against the various categories of Europe’s “undesirables” in World War II, it is usually in terms of the Axis: Germany and, to a lesser ext
". . . a passionately written j’accuse against the French collaborators . . ."
On September 18, 1931, the Regensburger Echo ran a front-page article, “Suicide in Hitler's Apartment.” The body of Geli Raubal, Hitler's niece, was found with a single gunshot wound to th
“a shocking and uncomfortable spin on the usual historiography of 1944 as the year the Allies decisively turned the war toward victory.”
“This genuine record of Nazi terror stands as a powerful literary achievement . . . a superb reading experience.”