Tag: World War 2

Imperial War Museum-Holocaust Gallery

I hope you’ll appreciate that there are no photographs from the Holocaust Gallery of the Imperial War Museum London  to accompany this piece.  Partly it is the ruling from the Imperial War Museum and also because the images themselves are quite disturbing. The gallery was only recently revamped […]

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 […]

Inspire-Blog/…..ology- Its now official

There was an earlier post celebrating the achievement of  getting an …….ology.  I wonder if the same applies to Blogging.  Obviously the term blogology is not in everyday use although there was an article about it in 2002. http://www.wordyard.com/2002/07/24/blogology/   However the principles behind blogging are perhaps what […]

Photography-Brexit

I am aware that Brexit is becoming a very divisive topic. The development today that the Houses of Parliament are to be suspended have resulted in a marked increase in the debate https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49495757 Just a few days ago I was on a bus in Whitehall and the pictures […]