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The Freedom Circus

A remarkable true story of one family's daring escape from Poland during the Second World War.

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Underground Asia

The story of the hidden struggle waged by secret networks around the world to destroy European imperialism

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The SS Officer's Armchair

Most residents of Stuttgart, capital of the German state of Württemberg, had ordinary plans for the weekend ahead as they set off for work on the morning of Friday 6 March 1936.

Yes To Life In Spite of Everything

To speak about the meaning and value of life may seem more necessary today (1946) than ever; the question is only whether and how this is ‘possible’.

Buckley's Chance

Tracing the footsteps of William Buckley is not easy and not just because his strides were so long.