A German View of World War II

A German View of World War II

It's a little-explored piece of history -- the impact of air bombings on German civilians during World War II. We hear from a German scholar whose book on that topic has sparked major controversy in Europe, where some have accused him of...

It's a little-explored piece of history -- the impact of air bombings on German civilians during World War II. We hear from a German scholar whose book on that topic has sparked major controversy in Europe, where some have accused him of equating Allied air strikes with Nazi war crimes.

Guests

Jorg Friedrich

historian; and author of "The Fire: The Bombing of Germany 1940-1945" (Columbia Univ. Press)

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