Book Discussion on Hitler's African Victims
Raffael Scheck talked about black colonial troops serving with the French army who were murdered by members of the German military during… read more
Raffael Scheck talked about black colonial troops serving with the French army who were murdered by members of the German military during its WWII campaign against France.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Maine, on September 10-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close
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