Events for Thursday 1st August 2013


On This Day in History

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Berlin Olympics

1st August 1936

For two weeks in August 1936, Nazi Germany achieved an astonishing propaganda coup when it staged the Olympic Games in Berlin. Hiding their anti-semitism and plans for territorial expansion, the Nazis exploited the Olympic ideal, dazzling visiting spectators and journalists alike with an image of a peaceful, tolerant Germany.

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For two weeks in August 1936, Nazi Germany achieved an astonishing propaganda coup when it staged the Olympic Games in Berlin. Hiding their anti-semitism and plans for territorial expansion, the Nazis exploited the Olympic ideal, dazzling visiting spectators and journalists alike with an image of a peaceful, tolerant Germany. Read more...

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This Day's Events

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riart Grrrls female author series #4 - Ann Kramer

Starts: Thu 1st August
Ends: Thu 1st August
Price: £3

Claremont Studios, 48 Kings Road, St Leonards TN37 6DY

Author talk and Q&A in St Leonards

Hastings author, Ann Kramer, has been invited to speak and answer questions at a local woman's group riart Grrrls as part of their female author series of talks.

The talk will have particular emphasis on Ann's recent publication, Women's Wartime Spies, and about being an author.

All welcome.





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