Familiar Imagery from Dutch History, Current Events, Literature and Movies

This entry is part 10 of 11 in the series History and Time in The Assault by Harry Mulisch

Imagery of iconic people and events from Dutch history are interwoven in The Assault, as well as --then--current events. Two novels about resistance fighters, both based on true stories, had just been made into movies. Mulisch uses some of their most memorable images.