Tag Archives: Nature

The "Eagle's Nest" above Berchtesgaden

Letters To (and From) Bethel: “Praise God for beauty in nature!”

Even a cursory glance at the letters, diaries, and memoirs of the American combat soldiers [in World War II] reveals that their view of the Old World focused first and foremost on the natural surroundings…. the GIs had a love-hate relationship with nature. That’s the somewhat surprising start to the body of Peter Schrijvers’ illuminating […]