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Book Review: Alex’s Wake, by Martin Goldsmith

In this very personal history Martin Goldsmith retraces the ultimately futile flight of his grandfather, his uncle and their fellow European Jews from the far-reaching grasp of Nazi persecution during the Holocaust.
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Interview With WWII Museum President Nick Mueller

Nick Mueller spirited the National WWII Museum from its 1990 conception to its 2000 opening, then through the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and now into its current multimillion-dollar expansion campaign.
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July 2014 – Letters From Readers

Readers' letters in the July 2014 issue of Military History sound off about the "Mighty Eighth" Air Force, some of history's worst weapons, Saxon rebel Hereward the Wake, the location of Wales on a map of Europe and Irish rebel Michael Collins.
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Book Review: The D-Day Atlas, by Charles Messenger

Reissued in paperback for the 70th anniversary of the Normany Invasion, Charles Messenger's D-Day Atlas is the authoritative summary of all things related to the operation, with succinct text, ample photos and comprehensive maps.
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Book Review: Hanns and Rudolf, by Thomas Harding

This dual biography by Thomas Harding profiles Rudolf Höss, the wartime Kommandant of Auschwitz concentration camp, and Hanns Alexander, the Jewish leader of the British intelligence unit tasked with tracking down Nazis, including Hoss.
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Napoléon’s Six Days

After his stinging first defeat on French soil, the emperor struck back at the invading allies in a last-ditch campaign
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May 2014 – Letters From Readers

Readers' letters in the May 2014 issue of Military History sound off about the medical innovations spawned by war, Doolittle Raider Dick Cole, the 1814 siege of Fort Erie, the myth of Soviet superiority and World War II author Rick Atkinson.