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Book Review: "Invisible Heros of World War II"

Book Reviews – “Invisible Heros of World War II” Book was published in 2019 (May) and was written by Jerry Borrowman. Mr. Borrowman has published a mix of 20 fiction and non-fiction books. 264 more words

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Man who claimed to be sailor in WWII Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

NEWPORT, R.I. — George Mendonsa, who maintained for decades that he was the sailor in an iconic 1945 Times Square photo, dubbed “The Kiss,” that came to symbolize the end of World War II, has died, his family says. 788 more words

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Man who claimed to be sailor in WWII Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

George Mendonsa, who maintained for decades that he was the sailor in an iconic 1945 Times Square photo, dubbed “The Kiss,” that came to symbolize the end of World War II, has died, his family says. 787 more words

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Man who claimed to be sailor in WWII Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

George Mendonsa, who maintained for decades that he was the sailor in an iconic 1945 Times Square photo, dubbed “The Kiss,” that came to symbolize the end of World War II, has died, his family says. 788 more words

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Thoughts on Vivian Forrester's "The Western Crime"

Although Forrester’s book was written nearly 15 years ago, its lessons are still valuable given the current context where we find oursevles at. Firstly, because the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has not yet been globally adressed from the perspectives that the book proposes. 1,136 more words

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The Ragged Edge of Night

By Olivia Hawker

This story surprised me! I’ve read a LOT of WWII fiction over the years. As I read the story, I was trying to put my finger on what made this story different. 258 more words

Historical Fiction

Sailor in iconic V-J Day Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died. George Mendonsa was 95. 108 more words

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