What Happened to the Prisoners?
I just found a very interesting book. It is "After Stalingrad" by Adelbert Holl. Mr. Holl was a Captain in the German Sixth Army when it surrendered at Stalingrad. In...
Posted: September 11, 2016, 08:09 PM
The Day America Prayed
Jay Winik, in his magnificent book, "1944: FDR and the Year That Changed History" tells about the day America stopped and prayed. June 6, 1944. D-Day, the invasion of Franc...
Posted: September 22, 2016, 11:56 PM
Jay Winik 's book "1944-- FDR And The Year That Changed History" is simply outstanding. However, just when I thought I was past the point of being horrified, the facts of history...
Posted: September 25, 2016, 09:41 PM
Why Didn't We Bomb Auschwitz?
By mid-July of 1944 the Allies were able to bomb targets in Silesia (Poland) where Auschwitz was located. Tragically, even if we had bombed the Nazi death camp, it still would not have sto...
Posted: September 30, 2016, 11:29 PM