Νίκος Καζαντζάκης & Μελίνα Μερκούρη. Nikos Kazantakis (Greek writer) and Melina Merkouri (Greek actress and politician). Two important and famous Greek personalities.

Nikos Kazantakis (Greek writer) and Melina Merkouri (Greek actress and politician). Two important and famous Greek personalities.

April 21,1967 ~ Army tanks on the streets of Athens (Panepistimiou ave.)

April ~ Dictatorship tanks on the streets of Athens (Panepistimiou ave.),/Not just a distant memory,one of the darkest times in modern Greek History.A forever reminder of the importance of DEMOCRACY.

Greece 1948. David Seymour Evacuation of children from the civil war areas.

© David Seymour - Evacuation of children from the civil war areas, Greece 1948

Greece, 1944: Ioachim, the orthodox bishop of Chios (1880-1948), who joined the partisans against German occupation, refused to accept the decision of the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece to excommunicate all pro-communist DSE (Democratic Army of Greece) members; for this reason, the Archbishop and Vice-Roy Damaskenos dismissed Ioachim in 1946, who died four years later. Here Ioachim inspects a DSE squadron.

Greece, Ioachim, the orthodox bishop of Chios who joined the…

Nikos Kazantzakis at his house in Aegina with his cat Sminthitsa. March 1943.

Nikos Kazantzakis at his house in Aegina Island with his cat Sminthitsa.

From the photographic series "The Resistance in Epirus,1941-1944," at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

From the photographic series "The Resistance in at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

Συγκλονιστικές φωτογραφίες της Κατοχής και της Αντίστασης από τον φακό του Σπύρου Μελετζή – ΤΡΙΚΚΗPress

Συγκλονιστικές φωτογραφίες της Κατοχής και της Αντίστασης από τον φακό του Σπύρου Μελετζή – ΤΡΙΚΚΗPress

Γεωργία Δούκα. Η θρυλική αντάρτισσα που άφησε το νοσοκομείο για να πολεμήσει στην πρώτη γραμμή.

by Spyros Meletzis Women of the Democratic Army of Greece (ΔΣΕ), c. I don’t think it’s his: Mousouris was relatively more candid, while Meletzis.

O Δημήτρης Δημητρίου (Νικηφόρος), διοικητής της εφεδρικής δύναμης του ΕΛΑΣ

O Δημήτρης Δημητρίου (Νικηφόρος), διοικητής της εφεδρικής δύναμης του ΕΛΑΣ

Γυναίκα έξω από το “σπίτι” της,στα Καναλια Μαγνησίας, 1946... Φωτογράφος Βούλα Παπαϊωάννου.

Female outside her "house" (Channel Magnesia, by Voula Papaioannou

ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΠΑΓΚΟΣΜΙΑ : ΔΕΚΕΜΒΡΙΑΝΑ 1944 (ΜΕΡΟΣ Β')

British Engineers Mine Sweeping Area at End of Greek Civil War Premium Photographic Print

Battle of Athens, December 1944. British troops battling communist guerrillas round up suspected communists under fire.

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, during the World War II of communists partisans being arrested. British troops entered Athens 14 October two months before the civil war began in Greece.

Αυτοί που έτρεμαν οι δωσίλογοι: Το Τάγμα του Μαυροθαλασσίτη

Αυτοί που έτρεμαν οι δωσίλογοι: Το Τάγμα του Μαυροθαλασσίτη

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