Menelaos Charalampidis was born in Athens in 1970. He has a degree in economics from the University of Piraeus and he is a doctor of history in the University of Athens. His first book, The Experience of Occupation and Resistance in Athens, was published in 2012 by Alexandria Editions. Two years later, he published his second book Dekemvriana 1944: The Battle of Athens (Alexandria Editions) regarding the December 1944 fights between British troops and the Greek resistance army. He is also the co-editor of the collective volume Era of Conflict: Greek Society in the 40s (Epikentro Editions, 2012). He is a founding member of the Social History Forum, which has organized a series of scientific conferences on the period of 1936-1949. He has been organizing history walks in Athens since 2013.
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