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The Kaiser Wilhelm II and Audrey Hepburn connection: Kaiser Bill in the Netherlands

Social history fascinates me, but my knowledge is extremely patchy and I’m not very good at remembering particulars. Nevertheless, sometimes I am astounded by something I discover and this was one of those occasions. Did you know that Wilhelm II, … Continue reading

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Anne Frank – 70 years since she died in Bergen-Belsen

Nobody knows exactly when Anne Frank died in the work camp Bergen-Belsen in 1945. All we know is that it was at the beginning of March. After the war, her father allowed her diary to be published and her legacy … Continue reading

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