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Crimea's WWII History

When we look at Crimea’s history, it’s not hard to understand why Crimea had a more just cause seceding from Ukraine, than Canada does to declaring it a Canadian satellite state. 104 more words

Commentary

Potentially dangerous discovery shuts down Edmonton-area golf course

EDMONTON – Fears over what are believed to be unexploded World War II bombs have prompted the Enoch First Nation to shut down a golf course and a cultural centre. 315 more words

News

An interview with Lynn Johnson, author of "Warriors of the Forgotten Front"

I had the pleasure of interviewing Lynn Johnson, the author of “Warriors of the Forgotten Front,” a novel based on his father’s true accounts of WWII. 2,234 more words

The Last Warbirds

I’m not sure if its because our parents and grandparents lived through WWII or if its something else, but I have always been fascinated with WWII.   435 more words

City Of San Angelo

Pledge of Allegiance

I found the above picture on Pinterest (makes you think doesn’t it?) with the following caption:

Before 1942, American children pledged allegiance to the flag with the Bellamy salute. 24 more words

History

Corelli's Mandolin by Louis de Bernieres

Published: 1994

Genre: historical fiction

Length: 436 pages

Setting: the Greek island of Cephallonia, from 1940 to about 1960

Interest: It’s the highest ranked of the BBC’s… 517 more words

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