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Published on Jun 1, 2015
Author Karina Urbach talks about her book Go-Betweens for Hitler and their vital contribution to the secret diplomacy of Nazi Germany as well their relevance in today’s politics. http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/97...
Karina Urbach was a Kurt-Hahn-Scholar at the University of Cambridge, where she took her MPhil and PhD. For her German Habilitation she was awarded the Bavarian Ministry of Culture prize. She has published on 19th and 20th century European history and recently co-edited a book on Intelligence with Stanford University Press (2013). The TLS praised her 'carefully researched and gracefully written' monograph on Bismarck's policy towards Britain, and Christopher Clark called her biography of Queen Victoria 'a gripping read'. She is currently at the Institute of Historical Research, University of London, and has worked as historical advisor on many BBC and German TV documentaries.