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Under the metro viaduct

This photo shows an underneath view of a metro viaduct that leads up to the Gare d’Austerlitz, showing some of the amazing design and architecture on the structure. 12 more words


"The Poetics of Witnessing" - Witnessing, Memory, Poetics, Pt. 2

In the second section of the new book Witnessing, Memory, Poetics: H.G. Adler & W.G. Sebald, edited by Helen Finch and Lynn L. Wolff, we find essays by Katrin Kohl, Kirstin Gwyer, and Lynn L. 1,233 more words

W.G. Sebald

The Evolution of Cavalry Tactics: How Technology Drove Change

Part one in a series.

This is the first installment of a multi-part series on the evolution of Civil War cavalry tactics that is being developed exclusively for Emerging Civil War. 893 more words

Emerging Civil War

W. G. Sebald, Austerlitz

When Austerlitz was six he lost everything – his parents, his home, even his name and language. Sent to England to escape the Nazis, he was fostered by parents so silent and cold that he never identified himself with them. 387 more words