Old Town Square, Prague in 1945 (World War II)
British children huddled in a makeshift air raid shelter as they endure attacks from Hitler’s air force, 1940
Literary roundup: From Dresden to Dickens
February 13 is the anniversary of the Dresden bombing that took place in 1945. The bombing continues to provoke debate and beyond its historical significance has a number of connections with literary and cultural history.
Photo - Deutsche Fotothek, Richard Peter