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Clare Mulley

‘Brunnhilde Implores the Valkyries’, from Richard Wagner’s Das Rheingold and Die Walküre, 1910 edition.

An enthralling study of the power of aerial women and their challenge to patriarchy. 

Shop damage following Kristallnacht

A Jewish woman’s journey through Nazi Germany and Vichy France to safety in Switzerland.

Spitfire pilots Mary Ellis (left) and Joan Hughes

The memoir of a pioneering woman pilot who delivered vital fighter aircraft and bombers around Britain during the war.

Hanna Czarnocka, an octogenarian now living in London, recalls her part in one of the most courageous resistance actions of the Second World War.

Clare Mulley takes issue with an article on Second World War resistance movements, first published in 1984.