Georges Perec was a French novelist, filmmaker, documentalist and essayist. Perec was born the only son of Icek Judko and Cyrla (Schulewicz) Peretz - Polish Jews who had emigrated to France in the - in a working-class district of Paris.
Kittens Of The Sea: Nine Legendary Ship's Cats - Photo: Mrs. Chippy was a male (yes, male) tabby cat belonging to Harry McNish, chief carpenter aboard Sir Ernest Shackleton's ill-fated Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of
Yugoslav women partisans pose for a group photo with rifles at the ready. They are all clad in British-provided kit. Women played a key role in the struggle against the Germans, often outdoing their male comrades in battle performance.