The Beasts of Buchenwald (Hardcover)

Karl & Ilse Koch, Human-Skin Lampshades, and the War-Crimes Trial of the Century

By Flint Whitlock

Cable Publishing, 9781934980705, 323pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 2011

List Price: 24.95*
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Description

How was it possible that Karl and Ilse Koch, a seemingly ordinary couple who ran Nazi Germany's most infamous concentration camp, could have been loving parents while brutalizing prisoners and committing some of the worst atrocities known to mankind? This searing account by one of America's leading military historians exposes the whole ghastly story.