Christopher Browning

Christopher R. Browning

Christopher R. Browning is the Frank Porter Graham Professor of History Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the author of The Origins of the Final Solution: The Evolution of Nazi Jewish Policy, September 1939–March 1942. (February 2024)

Fragile, Resilient Weimar

Fragile, Resilient Weimar

Understanding how German democracy survived the crises it faced in 1923 helps illuminate its demise ten years later.

Germany 1923: Hyperinflation, Hitler’s Putsch, and Democracy in Crisis

by Volker Ullrich, translated from the German by Jefferson Chase

1923: The Crisis of German Democracy in the Year of Hitler’s Putsch

by Mark William Jones

In Hitler’s Munich: Jews, the Revolution, and the Rise of Nazism

by Michael Brenner, translated from the German by Jeremiah Riemer

February 8, 2024 issue

Who Resisted the Nazis?

Who Resisted the Nazis?

The Resistance in Western Europe, 1940–1945

by Olivier Wieviorka, translated from the French by Jane Marie Todd, with a foreword by Robert O. Paxton

Sudden Courage: Youth in France Confront the Germans, 1940–1945

by Ronald C. Rosbottom

Defying Hitler: The Germans Who Resisted Nazi Rule

by Gordon Thomas and Greg Lewis

Last Letters: The Prison Correspondence, September 1944–January 1945

by Freya and Helmuth James von Moltke, edited by Helmuth Caspar von Moltke, Dorothea von Moltke, and Johannes von Moltke, translated from the German by Shelley Frisch and with an afterword by Rachel Seiffert

July 2, 2020 issue

Giving In to Hitler

Giving In to Hitler

Appeasement: Chamberlain, Hitler, Churchill, and the Road to War

by Tim Bouverie

The Bell of Treason: The 1938 Munich Agreement in Czechoslovakia

by P.E. Caquet

September 26, 2019 issue

When Europe Failed

When Europe Failed

Europe on Trial: The Story of Collaboration, Resistance, and Retribution During World War II

by István Deák

August 13, 2015 issue

How Envy of Jews Lay Behind It

How Envy of Jews Lay Behind It

Why the Germans? Why the Jews? Envy, Race Hatred, and the Prehistory of the Holocaust

by Götz Aly, translated from the German by Jefferson Chase

January 8, 2015 issue

How Ordinary Germans Did It

How Ordinary Germans Did It

A Small Town Near Auschwitz: Ordinary Nazis and the Holocaust

by Mary Fulbrook

Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing, and Dying: The Secret World War II Transcripts of German POWs

by Sönke Neitzel and Harald Welzer, translated from the German by Jefferson Chase

June 20, 2013 issue

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