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An NPR Best Book of the YearWinner of the 2017 Prix Goncourt this behind the scenes account of the manipulation hubris and greed that together led to Nazi Germanys annexation of Austria brilliantly dismantles the myth of an effortless victory and offers a dire warning for our current political crisis February 20 1933 an unremarkable day during a harsh Berlin winter A meeting of twenty four German captains of industry and senior Nazi officials is being held in secret in the plush lounge of the Reichstag They are there to extract funds for the accession to power of the National Socialist Party and its Chancellor This opening scene sets a tone of consent that will lead to the worst possible repercussionsMarch 12 1938 the annexation of Austria is on the agenda A grotesue day intended to make historythe newsreels capture a motorized army on the move a terrible inexorable power But behind Goebbelss splendid propaganda an ersatz Blitzkrieg unfolds the Panzers breaking down en masse on the roads into Austria The true behind the scenes account of the Anschlussa patchwork of minor flourishes of strength and fine words fevered telephone calls and vulgar threatsall reveal a starkly different picture It is not strength of character or the determination of a people that wins the day but rather a combination of intimidation and bluffWith this vivid compelling history ric Vuillard warns against the peril of willfully blind acuiescence and offers a reminder that ultimately the worst is not inescapable.

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