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Harry Thomas Usher

7 February 1921

2 November 1982

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World War II

"The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak

“The Book Thief” is a historical novel published in 2005 by Markus Zusak. This book was the Australian author’s biggest hit.

Liesel Meminger is a young girl who is taken by a new family as her own cannot afford to take care of her. 426 more words


February 19, 1945: US invades Iwo Jima

The Pacific Theater was crucial part of the second World War. The biggest player in this region was Imperialist Japan, a small island nation which grew strong enough to annex the likes of China. 406 more words

"City of New York Air Raid Instructions"

PM, February 18, 1943, pp. 4-5

“Myth of Master Race Exploded by Science” by Albert Deutsch.

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Un Village Française

A French Village is set in German occupied France, World War II. We are being shown local townspeople being forced to make choices to survive. It is romantic, because there is always love when you are in a traumatic situation. 1,607 more words


A Short History of the Total War

On this day 75 years ago, Joseph Goebbels, the Third Reich’s Minister for Propaganda, gave his most famous speech. In the midst of World War II, he was speaking to a select crowd of supporters. 2,063 more words