* A startling account of a German survivor of the Second World War. 'One of the most important personal accounts ever written about the effects of war and defeat' Antony Beevor 'One of the most extraordinary and moving books I have ever read' Antonia Fraser
Author, now dead, is thought to have been a journalist or publisher.
This is a devastating book. It is matter-of-fact, makes no attempt
to score political points, does not attempt to solicit sympathy for
its protagonist and yet is among the most chilling indictments of
war I have ever read. Everybody, in particular every woman ought to
One of the most important personal accounts ever written about the effects of war and defeat