Eva Braun : life with Hitler / by Heike B. Görtemaker ; translated from the German by Damion Searls.
Other Titles: Eva Braun. English
Author: Görtemaker, Heike B., 1964-
Edition: 1st American ed.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Description: p. cm.
Subject: Braun, Eva.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 Friends and associates.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 Family.
Mistresses Germany Biography.
Spouses of heads of state Germany Biography.
Women Germany Biography.
Germany History 1933-1945 Biography.
Notes: "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
Originally published in Germany as Eva Braun : Leben mit Hitler, by Verlag C.H. Beck, Munich, in 2010.
Contents: pt. 1. The meeting -- Heinrich Hoffmann's studio -- Munich After the First World War -- The Braun family -- Rise to power at Hitler's side -- pt. 2. Contrasting worlds -- Women in national socialism -- The myth of the Führer, or, Herr Hitler in private -- The mistress and the inner circle -- Life at the Obersalzberg -- pt. 3. Downfall -- Isolation during the war -- The events of July 20, 1944 and their aftermath -- The decision for Berlin -- After death.