As senior correspondent for Reuters in Munich from 1936-1941, American Ernest Pope saw the cruel and outrageous behavior of Nazis in their native habitat. In Munich they ran wild, let their hair down, and indulged in every fantasy money and power could avail them. Pope has all the gossip…and the confirmed stories.
“I have seen the leading actors in the Nazi tragedy, playing their parts on the Bavarian stage. Long before the climaxâ€”the outbreak of the warâ€”I knew what the denouement in Hitler’s theater would be.”