Europe’s Most Terrible Years
For Germans, World War II began with deceit and cruelty and ended in physical and moral desolation.
Poland 1939: The Outbreak of World War II
by Roger Moorhouse
“Promise Me You’ll Shoot Yourself”: The Mass Suicide of Ordinary Germans in 1945
by Florian Huber, translated from the German by Imogen Taylor
December 17, 2020 issue