Written on the Knee: A Diary from the Greek-Italian Front of WWII

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During the Greek-Italian conflict of World War II, Dr. Theodore Electris, newly married and idealistic, was called up to the Greek-Italian front in the remote mountains of Albania. Homesick, hungry and desperately missing his young wife, Chrysoula, he kept an intimate journal to preserve his experiences for her. Translated by his daughter, Helen Electrie Lindsay, Electris's entries and letters come together in "Written on the Knee." Fully illustrated and accompanied by supporting reference material, the collection serves ...

Written on the Knee: A Diary from the Greek-Italian Front of WWII 2008, Mighty Media Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780979824937

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