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Eat These 8 Foods to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

Every day it seems like we hear about a new supposed “superfood” that is purported to enrich our lives. Tomatoes are good for your skin, eggs are good for your fingernails and avocados make your hair grow faster. 611 more words

Health

All the Light We Cannot See

 All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr tells the story of two teenagers during World War II.  Marie-Laure is sixteen and blind.  She lives in Paris with her father. 270 more words

Historical Fiction

The True Story of the Wooden Horse

Whilst there have been many accounts from specific escapees who took part in the famed Wooden Horse escape from Stalag Luft III, there have been few objective historical studies of the camp as a whole. 327 more words

World War II

Panzer III

The Panzer III was considered Germany’s best tank, or at least its main weapon for armored warfare at the start of World War II.

After the jump I’ll look at an early war tank.

Scale Models

Prisoner of War Mail and the YMCA - Part II of PoW Mail

In my last post I introduced the basics of Prisoner of War mail in Canada during the Second World War. Today, I’m going to continue this by showing another type of postcard. 404 more words

Prisoner Of War

My Hungarian World War II army ... and other 'finds'

Inside a file box that I found in one of the crates that was in the shed was a small Hungarian World War II army. 233 more words

Early 20th Century