WorldViews: The fascinating story of the alcoholic, womanizing German double agent who turned the tide of World War II

By Ishaan Tharoor, May 20, 2015

A 71-year-old working at an antique book dealer in Tokyo was sifting through a stack of old documents recently acquired from a Japanese collector when he came upon a fascinating discovery. According to a Tuesday article in the Asahi Shimbun, one of Japan's leading dailies, Yoshio Okudaira, the bookstore employee, found a signed 1938 letter from Nazi Germany's then Foreign Minister Joachim von Ribbentrop.Read full article >>