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By Alex Scarrow

ISBN-10: 1409117308

ISBN-13: 9781409117308

It's early April 1945, deep in the bloodied days of global battle II. The Nazi regime is being slowly throttled via the oncoming Russian and Allied armies and Hitler rages uselessly in his Berlin bunker. however the excessive command have yet one more throw of the cube to make. An audacious plan is hatched to save lots of the place of birth and beat off the oncoming apocalypse. All it is going to take is a hodge-podge squadron of escort opponents, a captured U.S. bomber, and one brave yet suicidal pilot to fly it over the Atlantic into the thrashing center of the USA. part a century later, a rusting airplane is chanced on, sunk with its team, off the coast of latest York—a relic from a bygone age. Chris Roland, an excellent younger photographer, is distributed to take images of this time pill. however it is simply while he discovers that the fragments of Nazi uniforms at the decaying corpses that he realizes that he has encounter a mystery so negative that even 50 years later it may nonetheless kill him.

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Extremistische Gruppierungen bedienten sich immer mehr einer Sprache der Gewalt, und Attentate als Mittel der politischen Auseinandersetzung waren keine Einzelfälle. Zu diesem Zeitpunkt öffneten sich radikalnationalistische kroatische und makedonische Jugendgruppen für die Idee, den jugoslawischen Staat mit Gewalt zu bekämpfen. Daraus erwuchsen Organisationen wie die »Innere Makedonische Revolutionäre Organisation« und die Ustaˇsa, die sich beide rasch radikalisierten und sich 1929 in der Deklaration von Vgl.

3 Solche Narrative bildeten die Begleitmusik zu tatsächlich erfolgenden Nationsbildungen. Bei diesen handelte es sich indes nicht um ein »Erwachen« bereits im Kern bestehender Nationen, sondern um langwierige und verschlungene Prozesse, die, wenn überhaupt, erst nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg zu einem vorläufigen Abschluss kamen. Das jugoslawische Gebiet lag an der Schnittstelle mehrerer Reiche und war somit ein Schauplatz von Kriegen wie auch von Migration, Handel und Kulturaustausch. Es verdankte seine kulturell wie so- 3 44 Vgl.

Die Mitgliedschaft in der Ustaˇsa oder die Zusammenarbeit mit den Deutschen galt schon per se als Verbrechen, sodass die konkrete Tätigkeit meist gar nicht erst nachgewiesen werden brauchte. In der Vgl. Duli´c, Mapping Out the »Wasteland«. Eidesstattliche Erklärung Ernst Weinmanns, Reutlingen, 18. November 1945, JIMB/k. 23/4, 1-II, 2. 100 Transportministerium Serbien (Raˇ skovi´c) an Premierminister Nedi´c, 17. November 1941, HIA/Tomasevich Collection/11, o. Nr. 101 Das Archiv Jugoslawiens wurde wegen der Auflösung Jugoslawiens mehrfach umbenannt, ist aber unter diesem Namen bekannt.

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