My friend Mark is a Blue Badge Guide, he took a group of friends to the Imperial War Museum to visit the World War 2 galleries. The trip was made by Mark’s brilliant guiding and explanations (ping me if you want an intro).
There were shocking resonances between the start of the World War and what is going on in Ukraine as I am writing this.
There were lots of maps and mappy stuff in the displays. I thought I’d share them a a series over the next few days
This massive World map gives a sense of the geopolitical fractures at the start of the war