Wendy Lower is the John K. Roth Chair of History at Claremont McKenna College and former research associate of the Ludwig- Maximillians-Universitat in Munich. A historical consultant for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, she has conducted archival research and field work on the Holocaust for twenty years. She lives with her family in Los Angeles, CA, and Munich, Germany. Hitler's Furies was a finalist for the US National Jewish Book Award.