By Robert Harris
Fatherland is decided in another international the place Hitler has gained the second one international struggle. it's April 1964 and one week earlier than Hitler's seventy fifth birthday. Xavier March, a detective of the Kriminalpolizei, is named 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 symptoms of a conspiracy that may 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 demonstrate the reality -- a fact that has already killed, a fact which could topple governments, a fact that may switch history.
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