A collection of WWII photographs, depicting some Of the hairstyles of the time, like the victory Rolls, the lifted and the swoops hairstyles. Most of these woman pictured here, were either in the services, the Land Army, WVS, working in factories or part of the home front. A rather inspiring gaggle of girls with gorgeous locks.
The Kamikaze attack on the U.S.S. Bunker Hill, 11 May 1945
Artillery phrases and terminology.
History and literature cannot be fully comprehended, still less fully enjoyed, except in connection with one another. I confess I have little love either for ‘Histories of Literature,’ or for chapters on ‘the literature of the period,’ hanging at the end of history books like the tail from a cow. I mean, rather, that those who write or read the history of a period should be soaked in its literature, and that those who read or expound literature should be soaked in history.
Haunting photos of World War I reveal how little Europe has changed in 100 years.
See more photos here.