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Ian Kershaw, born in 1943, is one of the most eminent historians of our time. His biography of Adolf Hitler is considered a masterpiece of modern historiography. Ian Kershaw has been honored with numerous awards, including the Leipzig Book Award for European Understanding and Wolfson Literary Award for History. His other books include “Making Friends with Hitler” and “The End” as well as his acclaimed histories of modern Europe, “To Hell and Back” and “Roller-Coaster”.