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Classical Notes: May 6, 2011 Archive

The Short Version: The Blue Train

Posted at 8:00 AM on May 6, 2011 by Bill Morelock
Filed under: The Short Version

The men who did the fighting in France--1914-18--may have been glad enough to escape the Continent. But among civilians, the four war-quarantine on the British home front created a mania for travel, preferably to hot places.