Publisher: Thunder Bay Press; 2 edition (May 14, 2013)
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The Brandenburg Gate, noticeable in instances of struggle and peace. The Kaiser Wilhelm memorial, as soon as towering over a wide sq., is now gone. The Berlin Wall, an icon of a divided urban, no longer even more than reminiscence. the pictures of Berlin's historical past inform a narrative that strikes from prosperity to chaos, destroy to limit, prior to returning once more to balance and confidence.In Berlin Then and Now, classic black-and-white photos from through the lifetime of the town are visible subsequent to remarkable colour photographs of Germany's capital at the present time. From the Charlottenburg Palace, greater than two-thirds destroyed in global warfare II yet lovingly restored this day, to the Kroll Opera condo, a sumptuous development as soon as used as a brief clinic in the course of wartime and whose website is now a stunning park, the city's so much outstanding websites exhibit why Berlin has lengthy involved historians and travelers alike.