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The Christmas Truce

It began with Christmas Carols on the night of December 24, 1914. ¬†They were first sung in German, but soon spilled over the German lines, across “No Man’s Land” and into the Allied trenches, where they were carried in English and in French, three languages improbably joining across a battlefield in song. What resulted became […]

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