Category: History

Photography-Gdansk-Statues

Here are a few photographs that I took during a recent visit to Gdansk There are plenty of roof top statues as well   Then there is the famous Neptunes fountain   What makes this more remarkable was that much of the city was destroyed during the bombing […]

Photography-World War 2 Museum Gdansk-More details

Since writing the article I have found the following book review in the Telegraph It discusses in detail how the story of that first phase of World War 2 was full of misinformation https://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/what-to-read/first-fight-polish-war-1939by-roger-moorhouse-review-truth-polands/ The other part of the museum for which I decided not to take any […]

History-Events, dear boy Events

If you have not seen it, I would recommend the BBC 2 Programme about events in Europe.  See Monday BBC 2 at 21.00 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00084td I am not a historian so I hope that I have followed correctly all the various steps and crises as described in the BBC […]