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Photo 84-Auschwitz II-Birkeneau

As a humbling experience, my visit to Auschwitz and Auschwitz II-Birkeneau most definitely tops the list. This is one of the very few photos that I took, and it is an oft-pictured image, made famous by the film ‘Schindler’s List’ amongst other media. 


The Tragic, Large-Scale War of the Eastern Front in WWII

Burbank, California-based attorney James Morris provides knowledgeable representation in trial cases. Outside his work as an attorney serving clients in the Burbank area, James Morris has a longstanding passion for history and is particularly interested in the events of the Eastern Front in Russia during the… 150 more words


Captain Morin and WWII

After graduating from Harvard in 1943 with three C’s and a D, Morin joined the Army, O.C.S. He was sent to Fort Sill in May of that year, and in July he joined the 42nd Division at Camp Gruber, Oklahoma. 378 more words

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr


  One of the secondary characters shares an anecdote with another character that I think sums up what this book is really about. It’s that if you put a frog in boiling water, it’ll jump out, but if you put a frog in cool water and set it to boil, the frog will be boiled alive. 400 more words


Book Review - Salt to the Sea

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction
Pages: 391
Released: 2nd February 2016
Publisher: Philomel Books

My Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars… 347 more words


Because We Must...

To the 6,000,000 Jews murdered in the middle of the last century, we remember…


Glorified and sanctified be God’s great name throughout the world, which He has created according to His will.

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