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Bombs On Belfast The Blitz 1941
An event in the history of Belfast which had a profound effect was the blitzing of the city in the Spring of 1941. What seem inevitable now, that the Luftwaffe would target such an important manufacturing city, when at the time Belfast was thought to be out of range for the German planes. This left Belfast as one commentator put it ' the most unprotected major city in the ...more
Paperback, 88 pages
Published October 9th 2015 by Colourpoint Books
(first published April 1st 2011)
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This is a superb collection of photographs illustrating the devastation and resulting community spirit caused by the Belfast Blitz in April and May 1941. Adamson gives just a short introduction and some example newspaper reports before allowing the images to speak for themselves with a little text explaining where the picture is and what is happening. Personally I would've liked a little more text explanation but the images themselves are superb and really show the damage done and the pulling to ...more