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Thursday, August 27, 2009

Berlin: Crossing the wall in 2009

These photos were taken just a couple of metres from Checkpoint Charlie, one of the notorious crossing points for the Berlin wall. Throughout Berlin, the former trajectory of the wall is marked with dark brown cobble stones. Sometimes you cross it without even noticing. And yet this impenetrable stone was the source of such division for such a large part of our postwar history.

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