Whitinger, Raleigh (translator)

Dr. Raleigh Whitinger received his Ph.D. in German from the University of British Columbia. Now Professor Emeritus, he taught German language, literature, and translation at the University of Alberta.

How 300 Idealistic Young Germans Fought to Liberate the Greeks From 500 Years of Muslim Tyranny: A Novelistic History of the Greek War of Independence (1821-1832)
2018 1-4955-0642-8
This historical novel by the University of Toronto German scholar Professor Heinz Wetzel, focuses on the Greek uprising and the War of Independence against the Turkish occupation and on the astonishing degree of European support that is awakened in the cause of freedom.