PETER ROSS RANGE is a world-travelled journalist who has covered war, politics and international affairs. He served as TIME correspondent in Germany and Vietnam and as White House correspondent for U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT. He has reported extensively for the NEW YORK TIMES, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, SUNDAY TIMES MAGAZINE and PLAYBOY. He has been an Institute of Politics Fellow at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, a Guest Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington, and a Distinguished International Fellow at the University of North Carolina. He lives in Washington, DC.
A fast-paced tour-de-force that shows how the German republic wrecked itself from within, Peter Ross Range's The Unfathomable Ascent is a must-read for anyone interested in Adolf Hitler's march to power or the tragic fragility of democracy -- David King * author of <i>The Trial of Adolf Hitler</i> *