Category: News

• Avanik Shah Blog | The Photographer of Mauthausen Review

This is a dramatic retelling of true events in the life of Francisco—or François—Boix, a Spanish press photographer and communist who fled to France at the beginning of World War II. But there, he found himself handed over by the French to the Nazis, who sent him to the notorious Mauthausen concentration camp, where he… Read more

 

• DODReads Interview | Garth Ennis and P.J. Holden

The Stringbags. If you do the incredible often enough, they’ll want you to do the impossible. Nazi Germany, Imperial Japan, and Fascist Italy began World War II with aircraft that could devastate enemy warships and merchantmen at will. Britain’s Royal Navy squadrons went to war equipped with the Fairey Swordfish. A biplane torpedo bomber in… Read more

 

• PreviewsWorld | Great Naval Battles of the Twentieth Century

AUG201282 (W) Jean-Yves DeLitte, Giuseppe Baiguera (A) Jean-Yves DeLitte, Giuseppe Baiguera Since the publication of Alfred Thayer Mahan’s seminal The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, the important and defining role of sea power on civilization has been recognized. This symbol of a nation’s scientific and military genius has often been the deciding factor during… Read more