Tristan and Leila explore the horrors of the early 20th century, and meet humanity's best answer to its very worst. It's not...hilarious.
Episode 19, in which Leila discovers:
- Baltic geography.
- the history of the Polish scouting movement.
- the triumphant peaks and depraved chasms of recorded human experience. This one gets a bit heavier as it goes along.
And in which Tristan:
- is present.
Witold Pilecki (1901 - 1948)
As a young cavalry officer (~1920)
With wife and son (1932)
Induction at Auschwitz (1940)
Captured by Soviets (1947)