Hitler's Furies

German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields

By Wendy Lower
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Hardcover, 9780547863382, 288pp.)

Publication Date: October 8, 2013

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, MP3 CD, Compact Disc, Compact Disc

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A revelatory new history of the role of German women in the Holocaust, not only as plunderers and direct witnesses, but as actual killers on the eastern front during World War II.




About the Author

WENDY LOWER is the John K. Roth Chair of History at Claremont McKenna College and research associate of the Ludwig Maximillians Universitat in Munich. A historical consultant for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, she has conducted archival research and field work on the Holocaust for twenty years. She lives with her family in Los Angeles, CA, and Munich, Germany.




Praise For Hitler's Furies

"A virtuosic feat of scholarship." -- Kirkus Reviews

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