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A Deadly Legacy

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A Deadly Legacy

In one of the most iconic photographs of World War I, printed by the mass-circulationĀ Berliner Illustrierte Zeitung in August 1914, a young German soldier mounted on a horseĀ reaches down to two civilians to bid farewell as his cavalry battalion makes its way to the front from Berlin’s elegant Unter den Linden thoroughfare. Unbeknownst to readers […]

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