Tara Zahra is professor of history at the University of Chicago and Berthold Leibinger Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin. Her most recent book is The Lost Children: Reconstructing Europe’s Families After World War II.
Was World War I the outcome of elite machinations?
Did postwar population transfers complete a project of ethnic cleansing started by Hitler?
A new bride returns from a romantic honeymoon and opens a locked door in the family home, only to discover the mutilated corpses of her husband's six ex-wives.