Summer of Long Knives Holiday Buying Guide

Here you’ll find a list of gifts perfect for someone who’s already bought, read, stolen, or otherwise wrangled a copy of Summer of Long Knives. (Of course, if you haven’t read Summer, I recommend you find a way to remedy that. But that’s another story.) 1. DVD: The Nazis: A Warning From History Thanks to the History Channel, we’ve… Continue reading Summer of Long Knives Holiday Buying Guide

Two Documentaries That Helped Me Build the Background of “Summer of Long Knives”.

My interest in probing the history of the Third Reich predates the writing of Summer of Long Knives by about thirteen years. The war years never grabbed me quite as much as the years between 1933-1939, during which the dictatorship grew, changed shape, and developed appetites. I encourage you to watch them.You’ll learn a great deal… Continue reading Two Documentaries That Helped Me Build the Background of “Summer of Long Knives”.