World War II

Henry H. Adams
Harry Hopkins: A Biography
Witness to Power: The Life of Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy

Henry Harley “Hap” Arnold
Global Mission

Lucie Aubrac
Outwitting the Gestapo

Leonard Baker
Days of Sorrow and Pain: Leo Baeck and the Berlin Jews

Michael Balfour and Julian Frisby
Helmuth von Moltke: A Leader Against Hitler

Bernard Baruch
Baruch: The Public Years

James Phinney Baxter III
Scientists Against Time

Charles E. Bohlen
Witness to History: 1929-1969

Ruth Bondy
The Emissary: A Life of Enzo Sereni

Omar Bradley and Clay Blair
A General’s Life: An Autobiography

Richard Breitman
The Architect of Genocide: Himmler and the Final Solution

David C. Cassidy
J. Robert Oppenheimer and the American Century

Herbert Childs
An American Genius: The Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Father of the Cyclotron

J. Lawton Collins
Lightning Joe: An Autobiography

Roger Daniels
Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II

Lucy S. Dawidowicz
From That Place and Time: A Memoir, 1938-1947

Inge Deutschkron
Outcast: A Jewish Girl in Wartime Berlin

Alfred Döblin
Destiny's Journey

Keith Eiler
Mobilizing America: Robert P. Patterson and the War Effort, 1940-1945

Charles Fenyvesi
When Angels Fooled the World: Rescuers of Jews in Wartime Hungary
When the World Was Whole: Three Centuries of Memories

Benjamin B. Ferencz
Less Than Slaves: Jewish Forced Labor and the Quest for Compensation

Laura Fermi
Illustrious Immigrants: The Intellectual Migration from Europe, 1930-41

Lisa Fittko
Escape Through the Pyrenees

Harold Flender
Rescue in Denmark

Peter Fraenkel
No Fixed Abode: A Jewish Odyssey to Africa

Varian Fry
Surrender on Demand

John Kenneth Galbraith
A Life in Our Times

Samuel Goudsmit

Stephane Groueff
Manhattan Project: The Untold Story of the Making of the Atomic Bomb

Sebastian Haffner
Defying Hitler
Germany: Jekyll and Hyde
The Ailing Empire: Germany from Bismarck to Hitler
The Meaning of Hitler

Samuel B. Hand
Counsel and Advise: A Political Biography of Samuel I. Rosenman

Anthony Heilbut
Exiled in Paradise: German Refugee Artists and Intellectuals in America from the 1930s to the Present

Ernest Heppner
Shanghai Refuge: A Memoir of the World War II Jewish Ghetto

James Hershberg
James B. Conant: Harvard to Hiroshima and the Making of the Nuclear Age

Godfrey Hodgson
The Colonel: The Life and Wars of Henry Stimson, 1867-1950

Richard Hough
Winston & Clementine: The Triumphs & Tragedies of the Churchills

Kathryn Hulme
The Wild Place

Sheila Isenberg
A Hero of Our Own: The Story of Varian Fry

Ernest J. King and Walter Muir Whitehill
Fleet Admiral King: A Naval Record

Heda Margolius Kovály
Under A Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968
Prague Farewell (UK edition)

Arnold Kramish
The Griffin: The Greatest Untold Espionage Story of World War II

Peter Kurth
American Cassandra: The Life of Dorothy Thompson

William L. Langer
In and Out of the Ivory Tower: The Autobiography of William L. Langer

Joseph Lash
Roosevelt and Churchill, 1939-1941: The Partnership That Saved the West

Hillel Levine
In Search of Sugihara

Norman Macrae
John von Neumann: The Scientific Genius Who Pioneered the Modern Computer, Game Theory, Nuclear Deterrence, and Much More

Klaus Mann
The Turning Point: Thirty-Five Years in this Century, the Autobiography of Klaus Mann

Jan Masaryk
Speaking to My Country

Melita Maschmann
Account Rendered: A Dossier on my Former Self

Jeffrey Mehlman
Émigré New York: French Intellectuals in Wartime Manhattan, 1940-1944

Robert Murphy
Diplomat Among Warriors

John Kennedy Ohl
Supplying the Troops: General Somervell and American Logistics in World War II

Paul Ornstein
Looking Back: Memoir of a Psychoanalyst

Richard Overy
The Air War, 1939-1945

Yoel Palgi
Into the Inferno: The Memoir of a Jewish Paratrooper behind Nazi Lines

Frederik Philips
45 Years with Philips: An Industrialist’s Life

Forrest C. Pogue
George C. Marshall: Ordeal and Hope, 1939-1942
George C. Marshall: Organizer of Victory, 1943-1945

John Rigden
Rabi: Scientist & Citizen

Vlasta Schönová
Acting in Terezín

David Schoenbrun
Soldiers of the Night: The Story of the French Resistance

Bradley F. Smith
The Shadow Warriors: O.S.S. and the Origins of the C.I.A.

Leo Spitzer
Hotel Bolivia: The Culture of Memory in a Refuge from Nazism

Mark Stoler
Allies in War: Britain and America Against the Axis Powers, 1940-1945
George C. Marshall: Soldier-Statesman of the American Century

Dietrich Stoltzenberg
Fritz Haber: Chemist, Nobel Laureate, German, Jew

Christopher Sykes
Orde Wingate

Dorothy Thompson
Listen, Hans

Claudine Vegh
I Didn’t Say Goodbye

Joseph Wechsberg

Russell F. Weigley
Eisenhower’s Lieutenants: The Campaigns of France and Germany, 1944-1945

Benno Weiser Varon
Professions of a Lucky Jew

Chaim Weizmann
Trial and Error: The Autobiography of Chaim Weizmann

Benjamin Welles
Sumner Welles: FDR’s Global Strategist

Simon Wiesenthal and Joseph Wechsberg
The Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Memoirs

Richard Willstätter
From My Life: The Memoirs of Richard Willstätter

Charlotte Wolff
Hindsight: An Autobiography

David Wyman
The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945

Hiltgunt Zassenhaus
Walls: Resisting the Third Reich — One Woman’s Story

Susan Zuccotti
The Holocaust, the French, and the Jews

Stefan Zweig
The World of Yesterday