Easton Press, William L. Shirer "The Rise & Fall of The Third Reich", "Berlin Diary" 5 Vol. Leather Bound Set [Very Fine]

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Easton Press, Norwalk. CT. The Rise and Fall of The Third Reich and the Berlin Diary. A five volume collection by William L. Shirer. Limited Collector's Edition. Luxuriously bound in full genuine leather.

This is the fiftieth anniversary edition of the National Book Award–winning bestseller that is the definitive study of Adolf Hitler, the rise of Nazi Germany, the Holocaust, and World War II.

List of titles included in this set:

1. "This is Berlin" Radio Broadcasts From Nazi Germany
2. The Rise and Fall of The Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany Volume I
3. The Rise and Fall of The Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany Volume II
4. Berlin Diary:The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent 1934-1942
5. End of a Berlin Diary 1944-1947

About the author.

William Lawrence Shirer (February 23, 1904 – December 28, 1993) was an American journalist, war correspondent, and historian, who wrote The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, a history of Nazi Germany that has been read by many and cited in scholarly works for more than 50 years. Originally a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and the International News Service, Shirer was the first reporter hired by Edward R. Murrow for what would become a CBS radio team of journalists, and he became known for his broadcasts from Berlin, from the rise of the Nazi dictatorship through the first year of World War II (1940). With Murrow, he organized the first broadcast world news roundup, a format still followed by news broadcasts.

Shirer wrote more than a dozen books beside The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, including Berlin Diary (published in 1941); The Collapse of the Third Republic (1969), which drew on his experience living and working in France from 1925 to 1933; and a three-volume autobiography, Twentieth Century Journey (1976 to 1990). His brother was an analyst for the Securities and Exchange Commission and his niece, Jean Ingold, was an employee of the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


Includes all the classic Easton Press qualities:

* Premium Leather
* Silk Moire Endleaves
* Distinctive Cover Design
* Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold
* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
* Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper
* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations


All three volumes are unread and in very fine condition, free of any marks, scratches, and/or blemishes to the gilded page edges. The books have tight spines, and free of markings, writings, or stamps. No attached book plates or indication of any removed. Sharp corners.
Easton Press
Easton Press (2000)
Full Genuine Leather
Complete Matching Set (3 Vol. + 2 Vol)
9" x 6" x 1.8"