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Beginning in mid-September 1940, London was bombed fifty-seven nights in a row in what is called, then and now, “the Blitz.” This translates into English as “lightening” in the sense of a flash in the sky, which was an appropriate word for the bombing of London.

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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