Translated by Zoe Beck and published by Suhrkamp, this sequel to the legendary SIX DAYS OF THE CONDOR has been listed by Die Zeit as one of the best crime novels published in 2016 in Germany.
Long cold winters and short hot summers. Climate change in the 17th century was dramatic. Crop ran out, economy and society were shaking. The world was in a deep crisis. Historian Philipp Blom recounts the beginning of the modern during the little ice age and how it unhinged the world we live in today.