Review: HUMAN SMOKE by Nicholson Baker

Gavin from Page247 read Human Smoke:  The Beginnings of World War II, The End of Civilization by Nicholson Baker for the WWII reading challenge.  Here’s a little of what she had to say:

This is a fascinating addition to World War II history that acknowledges the American and British pacifists who tried to save Jewish refugees, feed Europe, reconcile Japan and the United States and stop the war from happening.  As Nicholson says, “They failed, but they were right.”

Read the full review here.

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