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Review: 13 Minutes (Elser)

13 Minutes (Elser) Trailer Recently, after signing up with the film site Letterboxed, I thought about what I would put in my “Top 5″ film list. Not in a ranking, but just what five films would I consider the best … Continue reading

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NFBs Decisive Battles Of The World: Stalingrad

The bloodiest war in history turned on this point. Name: The Battle of Stalingrad The War: Second World War When: July 1942 -February 1943 Where: The city of Stalingrad (today Volgograd) and its surrounding environs, southern USSR (today Russian Federation) … Continue reading

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NFBs Decisive Battles Of The World: The Marne

Heading back to 1914 and perhaps the last fight of Eric Hobsbawm’s “the long nineteenth century“. Name: The First Battle of the Marne The War: The First World War When: 5 – 12 September 1914 Where: Along the Marne River to … Continue reading

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NFBs Decisive Battles Of The World: Britain

We’re in the middle of the 70th anniversary of this (it lasted several months) so its seems appropriate to write it up now. Name: The Battle of Britain The War: World War Two When: Mid-July – Early November 1940 Where: The skies of … Continue reading

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