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Riding out the Storm

While World War II had officially ended in August 1945, men were still stationed in the Pacific in October as groups went through the demobilization process. 510 more words

Fifth Air Force

Divided Memory

Herf, Jeffrey.  Divided Memory: the Nazi Past in the Two Germanys.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997.

Herf has written an in interesting and important study of the formation of official memories of the National Socialist regime in the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG) and the German Democratic Republic (GDR).  589 more words

History

Vintage Post War Radio

I received this radio, a Scott 800B AM-FM radio with phonograph, from my dear, departed Aunt. It was built in 1947, and for the times was considered a real luxury. 111 more words

SwittersB

ARTE MODERNA E POST WAR AD ART BASEL 2014

Si è conclusa da poco a Basilea la 45a edizione di Art Basel (19-22 giugno), la più prestigiosa e celebre tra le fiere d’arte moderna e contemporanea del mondo. 382 more words

Arte

ලේ හැලුවා මදි ද?

Poster in front of Therstern College, Colombo  24/06/2014

Human Rights

The Remains of the Day

You would think a novel about stuffy old butlers and housekeeper of “great” houses in England would be written by the likes of Jane Austen or the Bronte sisters in the 1800′s, but  810 more words

Books