The Splendid and the Vile: Britain and the Nazi Air War

Author Erik Larson paints a technicolor picture of life under persistent bombing and threat of invasion. In 1940, Britain stood nearly alone against Fascist forces. The British were pushed off of the Continent and were reeling from Rommel in North Africa. Europe was mostly under Nazi rule. America was locked in an isolationist policy, despite … More The Splendid and the Vile: Britain and the Nazi Air War