Before the Court of Heaven by Jack Mayer

Summary: After Germany’s defeat during World War I, Ernst Techow is recruited into a clandestine assassination network bent on destroying Germany’s fledgling democracy. He participates in the murder of the highest-ranking Jew in the Weimar Republic and eventually finds himself on trial for the crime. He receives an unfathomable offer of forgiveness that sets him on a complex path towards redemption.

According to the author, this book contains descriptive writing about sexual acts between consenting adults and profanity.

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Top-level Genre: Fiction

Sub-genre(s): Adventure, Crime, German, Literary, Historical, Political, World History

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