August 21, 2010

How Winston Churchill Stopped Nazis

Klaus Wiegrefe, Der Spiegel

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Some 70 years ago, Hitler's Wehrmacht was chalking up one victory after the next, but then Winston Churchill stood up to the dictator. Their duel decided World War II. The former British prime minister has been viewed as one of the shining lights of the 20th century ever since. Is the reputation justified?

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