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Home Ain't Home Anymore

Think of this as a survey question. But it’s not multiple choice. Instead, it’s designed to ask how you feel or felt.

But first, let me set up the why I’m asking. 224 more words

Gulf War

Hitch's tricks

As I was watching the first minutes of the 1944 under-rated Lifeboat by Alfred Hitchcock (and John Steinbeck as the script writer!), a series of objects… 90 more words

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HUGHIE EDWARDS STATUE TO REMAIN AT KINGS SQUARE

The large bronze statue of WW II hero Air Vice-Marshal Hughie Idwal Edwards will be temporarily removed from Kings Square and stored until the new children’s playground has been installed. 32 more words

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A Canadian Soldier and a Row Boat

When I think of World War II, a number of words come to my mind: Holocaust, Hitler, Warsaw, Germany, destruction and enabling deafening silence. I have been fascinated by the two great world wars since I was a child and not in a glamorous way, as there is nothing glorious about any war. 745 more words

HISTORY SHARE: FRANCE’S YOUNGEST WW II RESISTANCE FIGHTER

In times of war, even the very young can prove themselves heroes. Though it sometimes takes a long time for their contributions to be officially acknowledged.

https://www.yahoo.com/news/frances-youngest-wartime-resistance-war-165754148.html

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Olivier Messiaen : Quatuor pour la fin du temps [reblog]

from Oannes

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Όπως κι ο Shostakovich, ο Γάλλος συνθέτης Olivier Messiaen, με την έναρξη του Β’ΠΠ έσπευσε να καταταγεί στο στρατό.

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