By Robert Harris
Fatherland is determined in an alternate global the place Hitler has gained the second one international warfare. it truly is April 1964 and one week prior to Hitler's seventy fifth birthday. Xavier March, a detective of the Kriminalpolizei, is termed out to enquire the invention of a useless physique in a lake close to Berlin's such a lot prestigious suburb.
As March discovers the id of the physique, he uncovers indicators of a conspiracy that can visit the very most sensible of the German Reich. And, with the Gestapo only one step in the back of, March, including an American journalist, is stuck up in a race to find and exhibit the reality -- a fact that has already killed, a fact which can topple governments, a fact that might switch history.
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