Edith Sheffer

Edith Sheffer is a historian of Germany and central Europe, and a Senior Fellow at the Institute of European Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Asperger's Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna and the prize-winning Burned Bridge: How East and West Germans Made the Iron Curtain.

Books by Edith Sheffer

  1. Book CoverAsperger's Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna


    A groundbreaking exploration of the chilling history behind an increasingly common diagnosis.More