How the horrors of war continue after the fighting
Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II by Keith Lowe. Viking, €31.50. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch.
Savage: Continent Europe in the Aftermath of World War II by Keith Lowe
On a quiet country road outside the German city of Wesel, shortly after the end of the second World War, a British lieutenant called Ray Hunting saw something just as horrific as anything he had witnessed during the conflict itself. A Red Army soldier approached an elderly local man, asked for the time, then calmly stabbed him to death to steal his...
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