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A fascinating look inside the journal of a controversial German war hero

A fascinating look inside the journal of a controversial German war hero

The Washington Post - Michael Dirda

As a teenager hungering for adventure, Ernst Jünger ran away from school in 1913 and joined the French Foreign Legion. His father eventually retrieved his delinquent child from North Africa, just in time for the 19-year-old to enlist in World War I. Over the next four years, Jünger would be wounded …

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