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Saturday, 7 January 2012

Thessaloniki: 100 Years of Freedom

2012 marks the centenary of the liberation of Thessaloniki. 100 years as a free city, as part of Greek territory.

I will be discussing some poems and a novel about Thessaloniki at a conference (Between Two Worlds) in Athens later this month.

Here's one of the poems, from the beginning of World War II, "Salonica June 1940", by Bernard Spencer:

Daniel Nash, pen name for W. R. Loader.


  1. Would be so kind as to tell me who the publisher of Nash's book is?

  2. Would you be so kind as to tell me the publisher of Nash's novel?

  3. It was published in London in 1955, by Jonathan Cape. It may be hard to find, but you could try Amazon or Abebooks.