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A Forgotten Story of Courage

Late in 1943, Huguette and Marion Muller – German Jews – made their way to the Alps in search of refuge .  The Holocaust had already claimed their mother, Edith, who was gassed at Auschwitz. 365 more words


The Secret of Tuxedo Park

Via PBS American Experience; The Secret of Tuxedo Park chronicles Alfred Lee Loomis and the development of radar technology.

In the fall of 1940, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill ordered a small team of scientists on a clandestine transatlantic mission to deliver his country’s most valuable military secret — a revolutionary radar component — not to the U.S. 72 more words


My longest Railway Journey, ever

In January 1945, seventy-five years ago, I was on my longest railway journey, ever. It was not a journey to a holiday destination or in any way meant to be pleasurable. 1,603 more words

On Wings of Devotion

Against every warning, she’s drawn ever closer to the man known as “Black Heart”.

I was absolutely delighted to review Roseanna M. White’s latest novel, … 552 more words

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