A snapshot of a city on the road to fascism
A country torn apart, families separated, the Berlin Wall, national shame, Nazi hunters, secret police, communist parades, student revolutions, cosmonauts and concrete high-rises - there is no shortage of themes and visuals for directors, actors, and authors to explore.
Every year I set myself a reading target – this year I am aiming for 24. In this regularly-updated post I’ll add each book I read as I finish it with a small review for anyone looking for some reading recommendations (or who wants to know what to avoid!).