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There had been sporadic incidents of bombing since the previous October but these were small and infrequent, a far cry from the massed bombardment that Britain would face in late 1940 and early 1941.For Germany the Blitz was in part a recognition that Hitler’s plan to invade Britain that summer was failing.Over the next few months the Luftwaffe clashed repeatedly with the RAF, hoping to win control of the skies.It was a close run thing but in the end it was the British fighters that emerged triumphant, inflicting heavy losses on their German counterparts. With an invasion seemingly unlikely, Hitler switched his focus to the bombardment of British cities.
The September raids were not in fact the first aerial attacks Britain had suffered in the war.
What is clear is that the Blitz did not achieve either of its objectives.
British production was impaired but nothing like enough to knock the country out of the war.
Towards the end of the conflict the British people faced a new menace when the Germans began launching V-1 flying bombs and V-2 rockets at the country.
These weapons arrived too late to shift the direction of the war but were still able to inflict a great deal of suffering.It looks like the designer has a very minimalistic vision of the house in store for fans come fall, which will certainly be an extreme departure from Hedi Slimane‘s maximalist, more-is-more aesthetic.