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Today I bring you a news update on the continued research and discoveries on World War II. A new book was released that deals with the Koch Brother’s father business adventures in Nazi Germany. 47 more words


Mark Collins - India: The Raj at War 1939-45 and After

Further to this post, India’s Forgotten Good War a review article at The Economist: India and the second world war For king, then country In India, as elsewhere, the second world war changed everyt… 11 more words

International Relations

Frank Levingston, Jr., America's Oldest WWII Vet, Dies at 110

This is from Metro News.

R. I. P. Frank Levingston Jr .   

NEW ORLEANS — A 110-year-old Louisiana man who enlisted in the army during World War II to serve his country has died. 345 more words

Francofonia (dir. Sokurov). 2015.

It’s a curious thing, going to a movie with my friend Liza.  We have a long tradition of seeing movies together, and when we were young, we went regularly every Friday night.   875 more words


When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka

Before the war, they had names. Identities. They had neighbors, friends, teachers, classmates.  But as soon as Japan rained bombs down on Pearl Harbor, everything about these people was stripped away. 485 more words

Book Review

Interview with Unsung Eagles Author

We are excited to announce the paperback release of Casemate’s  Unsung Eagles: True Stories of America’s Citizen Airmen in the Skies of World War II  990 more words


Winning For the Sake of Winning at the Cost of Conscience

What if you lived in Poland in October of 1939 after both Germany and the Soviet Union invaded and divided up your homeland? Adolf Hitler was a National Socialist. 357 more words