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Lewis Baltz documents the changing American landscape of the 1970s in his series New Industrial Parks Near Irvine, California. The project’s 51 pictures depict structural details, walls at mid-distance, offices, and parking lots of industrial parks.
This gaudy, wild, and raw tale of a war-torn 17th Century Europe depicts Simplicissimus as the eternal innocent, the simple-minded survivor. We follow him from an orphaned childhood to the casual atrocities of occupying troops, through his own soldiering adventures, and up to his final vocation as a hermit alone on an island.
Pavlopetri. More in the clip. The city of Pavlopetri, underwater off the coast of southern Laconia in Greece, is about 5000 years old, and is the oldest submerged archeological town site.
The Alexandria Quartet is a tetralogy of novels by British writer Lawrence Durrell, published between 1957 and 1960. A critical and commercial success, the books present four perspectives on a single set of events and characters in Alexandria, Egypt, before and during World War II.
Salt water bubbles from the Qoripujio spring and is channelled to shallow men-made pools. Exposed to the sun, the water evaporates and the salt remains on the surface and is then collected and to be sold in the market. There are over 3,000 pools crammed into this hanging valley.