Tag Archives: world war ii

Jewish Roots of Hungarian far-right politician revealed

The Independent recently carried an interesting piece about a leading member of a Hungarian Fascist Party who has discovered that he has Jewish roots. His grandmother is a survivor of Auswitz, one of Nazi Germany’s concentration camps. The repentant Member … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Kill by Keith Douglas

How to Kill by Keith Douglas Under the parabola of a ball, a child turning into a man, I looked into the air too long. The ball fell in my hand, it sang in the closed fist: Open Open Behold … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Savage Continent by Keith Lowe

Today’s Daily Mail contains an interesting article regarding a new book by the historian, Keith Lowe entitled “Savage Continent”. Lowe deals with the aftermath of World War II. His work covers the expulsion of Germans from Ukraine and other countries … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment