Greece Wants €288bn For Damages Under Nazi Occupation

Greece reiterates claim of €288bn for damages under Nazi occupation Athens says destruction played major part in delaying Greece’s development as modern state. Greece says it will pursue its quest for second world war damages and repayment of a loan forcibly extracted...

Jewish Photographer Who Captured The Rise of Nazism

Terror in focus: the Jewish photographer who captured the rise of Nazism Roman Vishniac is famous for his images of Berlin in the 1930s, as swastikas began to creep on to the streets. But did their sacred status overshadow the brilliance of his later work? In...

The Darkest Hour Anthology Now Available For Pre-Order

I have some great news to report. I’ve been working on a novella called “Enemy At The Gate”. The novella takes place in Greece in 1941 and follows Zoe Lambros in the first year of occupation. It’s part of a 10 author anthology and all the...

New Illustration by Lucia Nobrega: Zoe and Her Motorcycle Mabel

This is Zoe and her motorbike Mabel. Original Photography was by Derek Cutting from Firemate Photographics – when I saw his image of his war bike (LOVE that bike) and his model, it screamed Zoe at me. Well Lucia decided to recreate it for me and it’s...

WW2 Denmark: A Nazi Saves Jewish Tailor…

A Jewish tailor was advised to flee Denmark in 1943 by a German client. But why would this leading Nazi defy Hitler? When Alexander Bodin Saphir’s Jewish grandfather was measuring a high-ranking Nazi for a suit in Copenhagen 75 years ago he got an important...