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Map of Percentage of Country’s Population Killed in World War Two

Chilling map of the percentage of each country’s population killed in World War Two: See also: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2015/06/18/map-the-countries-that-suffered-the-most-during-world-war-ii/?tid=hybrid_experimentrandom_1_na    

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Conflict Poem: “Simplify Me When I am Dead”: Keith Douglas (1920-44)

Keith Douglas probably the best British War Poet of the Second World War is often forgotten in the focus on the First World War Poets, so here is one of his best war poems. He was killed in action in … Continue reading

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