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It is said that those who do not learn from the mistakes of history are doomed to repeat them, and Germany’s Adolf Hitler obviously didn’t learn anything from a mistake made by that other proponent of world domination, Napoleon Bonaparte. 228 more words
The Regent’s Park Open-Air Theatre began as a makeshift theatre for a 1932 production of Twelfth Night, which was transferred there after being brought in as a replacement play for the New Theatre (now the Noel Coward Theatre) after the early closing of a play by the Italian dictator, Benito Mussolini. 159 more words
War affects people. All-out total global war affects everybody.
The Second World War started gradually for the people of Newbury. We had witnessed the rise of Adolf Hitler via the newspapers and cinema newsreels: the enormous massed rallies of the Nazis; the triumphant annexation of neighbouring countries; the vain efforts of the British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain returning from meetings with Herr Hitler – landing at Heston Aerodrome, waving a piece of paper in his hand, and trying to look convincing while declaring “peace in our time”. 3,643 more words