In The Left Side of History Kristen Ghodsee tells the
stories of partisans fighting behind the lines in Nazi-allied
Bulgaria during World War II: British officer Frank Thompson,
brother of the great historian E.P. Thompson, and
fourteen-year-old Elena Lagadinova, the youngest female member of
the armed anti-fascist resistance. But these people were not
merely anti-fascist; they were pro-communist, idealists moved by
their socialist... more...