An excellent read. Many dispute the claim of validity of this book, but I found it riveting and was immediately drawn into the story and was not able to put it down. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kreg Weight
I rarely reread a book, but I have read this three times, savoring the author's voice, passion for detail and excellent storytelling in 1940-45 in and near Berlin. Read morePublished 6 months ago by M. Schwindt
This Russian aristocrat who escaped the Bolshevik regime eventually became associated with the insiders who were plotting to kill Hitler. Read morePublished 7 months ago by A.R.
I was unable to finish this book. Page after page was about her remarkable social life. It seems she knew every important German and member of royalty in Europe. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Charles E. Jones
This is one of the best books about WWII that I have ever read. A fascinating insider's memoir, told from the ballrooms, offices and bombed-out ruins of wartime Berlin with wit,... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Anya ZS
I found this fascinating and may read it again. It is interesting partly because you can drop into the life of someone, a young woman, as she lived through this horrible period. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jean E. Terry
Excellent service, the book arrived in perfect condition. The story a real one will open your eyes, you will read about the life of the young during those years, and it will... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Yana
This book was fascinating. An inside account of Berlin during WWII by an outsider. Well written and well edited by the author's brother. Truly unusual.Published 13 months ago by Cynthia A. Samuel