Death in Berlin Author:M. M. Kaye Miranda Brand is visiting Germany for what is supposed to be a month's vacation. But from the moment that Brigadier Brindley relates the story about a fortune in lost diamonds--a story in which Miranda herself figures in an unusual way--the vacation atmosphere becomes transformed into something more ominous. And when murder strikes on the nigh... more »t train to Berlin, Miranda finds herself unwillingly involved in a complex chain of events that will soon throw her own life into peril. Set against a background of war-scarred Berlin in the early 1950s, Death in Berlin is a consummate mystery from one of the finest storytellers of our time.« less
M.M. Kaye was one of my favorite authors. She lived in the countries where her books take place, and the settings are historical. After visiting Berlin, I reread this book, and enjoyed it all the more for having seen the remnants of the Wall, etc, Some of the places she wrote of are still in existance, some are not.