Hungarian revolution 1956- and the world turned their backs...
"...s együtemre dobbant a sok szív! Hű de szép!" - BUDAPEST 1956
ERICH LESSING - HUNGARIAN REVOLUTION 1956 --- Outside of the former central office of 'Szabad Nép', crowds try to catch the first edition of 'Függetlenség' (Independence). More photos here: http://blog.burnedshoes.com/post/80507359045
Erika, a 15-year-old girl, a Hungarian Freedom Fighter, carries a machine gun in Budapest during the revolution, 1956. She was eventually shot by the Soviets
Janos Mesz, also known as “Janko of the wooden leg”, one of the leaders of the rebel group Corvin Lane, stands at the Erkel Theatre on Koztarsasag Square during the 1956 insurrection in Budapest. Photo by Erich Lessing.