Here in Germany 2018 is year of the Starling – a vanishing treasure. This is a German book from 1920 encouraging people to support these birds. I have translated the chapter titles. How tranquil the world was.

Here in Germany 2018 is year of the Starling – a vanishing treasure. This is a German book from 1920 encouraging people to support these birds. I have translated the chapter titles. How tranquil the world was.

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

English inhabitants of Kennington Road in south-east London gather to survey the damage to a building bombed during an aerial assault by the German Luftwaffe during the Blitz. September 8th, 1940. [1146 x 826]

English inhabitants of Kennington Road in south-east London gather to survey the damage to a building bombed during an aerial assault by the German Luftwaffe during the Blitz. September 8th, 1940. [1146 x 826]

“The damage caused by a German V-2 rocket which exploded at the junction of Wanstead Park Road and Endsleigh Gardens in Cranbrook, Ilford, on 8 March 1945.” London, England. [2325×1772]

“The damage caused by a German V-2 rocket which exploded at the junction of Wanstead Park Road and Endsleigh Gardens in Cranbrook, Ilford, on 8 March 1945.” London, England. [2325×1772]