Rising Tide

Europe was in bold ferment last week. In Paris, members of the Underground caught and killed loud-mouthed Fascist Philippe Henriot, Vichy Minister of Propaganda. In the sun-baked foothills of the Pyrenees, patriots took and held for two days the storied town of Bergerac.

In Germany, 50,000 ragged men, deserters since the invasion from forced labor gangs, were reported roaming in little bands, harassing farms and little villages at night, heading grimly toward the German lines and a chance to join the Underground. From the wooded hills around Pinczow in southern Poland, guerrillas swooped on the town one wet and...

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