Sarah Helm

Sarah Helm was a reporter on The Sunday Times and diplomatic editor for The Independent before becoming first the Jerusalem, and then the Brussels, correspondent for the same paper. Her first book was A Life in Secrets.
Sarah Helm on Ravensbrück and David Cesarani on Germany 1933-49
Ravensbrück was the only concentration camp with solely female occupants; today it is barely known. Sarah Helm has written the definitive account of the camp, singling out many acts of heroism among the atrocities.Drawing on newly-translated testaments and research, David Cesarani’s Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews 1933-49 demonstrates the surprising lack of inevitability in the events that culm...