Excerpt of Erik Larson’s In the Garden of Beasts
From the bestselling author of Devil in the White City
In his new book, In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson turns his hand to a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power.
It is a book that lends a stunning, eyewitness perspective on events as they unfold in real time, revealing an era of surprising nuance and complexity. The result is a dazzling, addictively readable work that speaks volumes about why the world did not recognize the grave threat posed by Hitler until Berlin, and Europe, were awash in blood and terror.
Read an excerpt of In the Garden of Beasts below.