Duke Hawkins: Brussels occupation 1940 -1944
Over 470 never before published photos, mainly taken by German soldiers residing in or passing through the city, illustrate this difficult period from 1940 to 1944 for the inhabitants of Brussels.
A unique collection of historical images ! From the destruction of the artworks next to the canal in 1940 and the German military parades held in the city to the liberation in September 1944: this extraordinary album shows the unique atmosphere present in the nazi-occupied city of Brussels.
This book is written in English and French.
This book comprises of 264 pages and is printed on quality paper in size 24 x 24 cm, perfect to wander through.
It shows in a unique way the Belgian capital during the preparations of the war, the assault and the entry of the German troops.
Thanks to the many photographs, the reader will experience the every day life during the occupation and this in the different part of the city.