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Terrell, Brandon

Summary: After he accidentally injures a teammate during relay race practice, thirteen-year-old Nate and his cousin Rachel travel back in time to meet Jesse Owens, and get a chance to see him run in the 1936 Olympics--and almost lose the Sports Illustrated magazine that is their ticket back to the present.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TER

Kerr, Philip

Summary: "New York Times-bestselling author Philip Kerr treats readers to his beloved hero's origins, exploring Bernie Gunther's first weeks on Berlin's Murder Squad. A portrait of Bernie Gunther in his twenties: He's young, but he's seen four bloody years of trench warfare. And he's not stupid. So when he receives a promotion and a ticket out of Vice squad, he knows he's not really leaving behind the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC KER

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY KER

Perry, Anne

Summary: "In the start of an all-new mystery series set in pre-World War II Europe, an intrepid young photographer carries her imperiled lover's final, urgent message into the heart of Berlin as Hitler ascends to power. On vacation from London on the beautiful Italian coast, twenty-eight-year-old Elena Standish and her older sister Margot have finally been able to forget some of the lasting trauma of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2019

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1 available in New Large Print, Call number: LP FIC PER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP M PER

Rabb, Jonathan.

Summary: When an executive at the renowned Ufa film studios is found dead floating in his office bathtub, it falls to Nikolai Hoffner, a chief inspector in the Kriminalpolizei, to investigate. Hoffner finds his case taking him beyond the world of film and into the far more treacherous landscape of Berlin's sex and drug trade, the rise of Hitler's Brownshirts (the SA), and the even more astonishing...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rabb 2009

Eastland, Sam, (Paul Watkins)

Summary: "April, 1945. East of Berlin, the Red Army stands poised to unleash its final assault upon the ruined capital of Hitler's Thousand Year Reich. To the north, at a lonely outpost near the Baltic Sea, German scientists perfect a guidance system for the mighty V2 rocket, which has already caused massive damage to the cities of London and Antwerp. This device, known only by the codename Diamond...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Opus 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EAS

Deighton, Len

Summary: Chronicles the lives of a German family named Winter, from the close of World War I through the Second World War.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1987

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEI

Perry, Anne

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Summary: "In the start of an all-new mystery series set in pre-World War II Europe, an intrepid young photographer carries her imperiled lover's final, urgent message into the heart of Berlin as Hitler ascends to power. On vacation from London on the beautiful Italian coast, twenty-eight-year-old Elena Standish and her older sister Margot have finally been able to forget some of the lasting trauma of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PER

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Perry 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Edugyan, Esi.

Summary: "Berlin, 1939. The Hot-Time Swingers, a popular German American jazz band, have been forbidden to play live because the Nazis have banned their 'degenerate music.' After escaping to Paris, where they meet Louis Armstrong, the band's brilliant young trumpet-player, Hieronymus Falk, is arrested in a café by the Gestapo. It is June 1940. He is never heard from again. He is twenty years old, a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EDU

Clark, Clare

Summary: "Based on a true story, this gorgeous new novel follows the fortunes of three Berliners caught up in an art scandal--involving newly discovered van Goghs--that rocks Germany amidst the Nazis' rise to power. Hedonistic and politically turbulent, Berlin inthe 1920s is a city of seedy night clubs and sumptuous art galleries. It is home to millionaires and mobs storming bakeries for rationed bread....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA
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Gillham, David R.

Summary: Hiding her clandestine activities behind the persona of a model Nazi soldier's wife at the height of World War II, Sigrid Schroeder dreams of her former Jewish lover and risks everything to hide a mother and two young children who she believes might be her lover's family.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amy Einhorn Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gillham 2012

Deaver, Jeffery.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DEA

Grossman, Paul.

Summary: Detective Willi Kraus investigates the 1929 discovery of a burlap sack filled with children's bones and enclosed with a biblical phrase, a grisly finding with links to the dark side of Germany's capital.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

Gratz, Alan

Summary: It is 1943, and thirteen-year-old Michael O'Shaunessey, son of the Irish ambassador to Nazi Germany in Berlin, is also a spy for the British Secret Service, so he has joined the Hitler Youth, and pretending that he agrees with their violence and book-burning is hard enough--but when he is asked to find out more about "Projekt 1065" both his and his parents' lives get a lot more dangerous.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRA

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Gratz 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC GRA

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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Raven, Margot Theis.

Summary: The true story of a young German girl, Mercedes Simon, and of the American pilot, Gail Halvorsen, who shared hope and joy with the children of West Berlin by dropping candy-filled parachutes during the Airlift.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 943 Rav

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RAV

Lutes, Jason

Summary: "Berlin is an intricate look at the fall of the Weimar Republic through the eyes of its citizens--Marthe Müller, a young woman escaping the memory of a brother killed in World War I, Kurt Severing, an idealistic journalist losing faith in the printed word as fascism and extremism take hold; the Brauns, a family torn apart by poverty and politics. Lutes weaves these characters' lives into the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Drawn & Quarterly 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 LUT