Secret Life of the German Judge Who Brought the Mossad to Eichmann

Much mystery surrounds the life of Fritz Bauer, the German-Jewish judge who told Israel where Adolf Eichmann was hiding. A new biography sheds light on Bauer - who hid the fact that he was Jewish and possibly homosexual.

In 1960, Michael Maor, a Holocaust survivor, paratrooper, student of photography and agent of the Mossad, was given a “dangerous and far from...