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New Book on Churchill and WWII Yugoslavia

A book published late last year reconsiders Winston Churchill’s decision to back the Communist Partisans in favor of the Royalist Chetniks in WWII Yugoslavia. This is by Christopher Catherwood and is entitled Churchill and Tito: SOE, Bletchley Park and Supporting … Continue reading

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Waugh’s Scarf

The Croatian newspaper Jutarnji Vijesti (Morning News)¬†published in Zagreb has a longish article¬†about Waugh’s career in Yugoslavia in WWII and his connections¬†with that country afterwards. The story opens with a description of a silk scarf on display in Rijeka. This … Continue reading

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