Brooklyn in Love and at War

History of World War Two Told Through Letters

As Low As A Snakes Belly

This letter was written on August 5, 1945, one day before the bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. What I find fascinating is that the length of the war has clearly … Continue reading

November 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Confronting the Past in Berlin

I’ve just returned from a trip to Berlin — a city saturated in World War II history. When you walk around Berlin, you come across the Holocaust Memorial whether you … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment