Books by Jonathan Petropoulos

ARTISTS UNDER HITLER by Jonathan Petropoulos
Released: Nov. 25, 2014

"A persuasive, nuanced and surprising picture of German culture under the Nazis."
Petropoulos (History/Claremont McKenna Coll.; Royals and the Reich: The Princes von Hessen in Nazi Germany, 2006, etc.) questions the prevalent assumption that Nazis denigrated modernism and quashed evidence of avant-garde movements in the arts.Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 2000

"Thus, a subtly rendered, thoroughly informed, and important examination of one of the least-understood aspects of the Third Reich."
A consistently startling and intellectually rich account that throws light upon the largely obscured players in the art world of Nazi Germany—exploring their moral equivocations, their roles in aiding the Reich, and their generally lenient fates. Read full book review >