Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany

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Casemate Publishers, Sep 16, 2014 - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 321 pages
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One of the most notorious Americans of the twentieth century was Mildred Gillars (1900-1988), better known to American GIs as 'Axis Sally'. Despite the richness of her life story, there has never been a full-length biography of the ambitious, star-struck Ohio girl who evolved into a reviled disseminator of Nazi propaganda.
 

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Review: Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

I found Richard Lucas' "Axis Sally" a very interesting book. I agree with another reviewer I read that the author's writing style is only mediocre and needs editing, but I think Lucas' research is ... Read full review

Review: Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

Fascinating topic. We hear about the Axis Sallies and the Axis Annies and The Tokyo Roses, but just as we fly through the pages of our history books. I love finding out about the people behind the moniker. The book was interesting; writing was a B-minus, but worth the read! Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
1
IN FRONT OF THE FOOTLIGHTS
18
EXPATRIATE
32
WOLVES AT THE DOOR
55
THE STAGE IS SET
139
CONVICTED
207
NOTES
279
BIBLIOGRAPHY
301
INDEX
310
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About the author (2014)

Lucas graduated from Hamilton with a degree in government and went on to earn his master's degree from Binghamton University. He has been a shortwave radio enthusiast since high school and Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany is his first published work.

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