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  1. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: The Deserters, by Charles Glass

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... Dwight Garner The Deserters: A Hidden History  of World War II by Charles Glass Penguin Nearly 50,000 American and 100,000 British soldiers deserted from the armed forces during the second ... told. During the war, newspapers largely abstained from writing about desertions. The topic was bad for morale and could be exploited by the enemy. Historian and former ABC News foreign ...

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    Book review: Russian Roulette: How British Spies Thwarted Lenin's Plot for Global Revolution, by Giles Milton

    Posted May 18th 2014, 03:45pm by MCT

    ... winter escape, through a desert and a blizzard, is torturous and fascinating reading. McClatchy-Tribune ...

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    Book review: MacArthur in Asia by Hiroshi Masuda

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... In a rare glint of excitement, Masuda relates MacArthur and the Bataan Boys' desertion of Corregidor on cash-laden torpedo boats, but fast-forwards through their reorganisation of allied forces ...

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    Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff's secret Nazi past

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune in Bogota

    ... communities in the Andes, the jungles of the Panamanian isthmus and Colombia's Guajira Peninsula desert, places others had feared to tread. The native Austrian, who immigrated to Colombia ...



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