Halifaxes Famous Quotes & Sayings

1 Halifaxes Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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War is Man's greatest fall from grace, of course, especially perhaps when we feel a moral imperative to fight it and find ourselves twisted into ethical knots. We can never doubt (ever) the courage of those men in the Halifaxes and Stirlings and Lancasters but the bombing war was undoubtedly a brutish affair, a crude method employing a blunt weapon, continually hampered by the weather and lack of technology (despite massive advances that war always precipitates). The large gap between what was claimed for the results of the bombing campaign and what was actually achieved was never fully understood at the time, and certainly not, I suspect, by those men flying the bombers.Kate Atkinson Halifaxes Sayings By Kate Atkinson: War is Man's greatest fall from grace, of course, especially perhaps when we feel a