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View of the main street in Puisieux

View of the main street in Puisieux

Destruction at Puisieux, France, during World War I. A muddy dirt-track road wends its way into the countryside in the distance. The trees here have been stripped bare and only stumps are left. Either side of the road are two piles of debris with a tiny wall left standing. A lot of French architecture and land was devastated by prolonged warfare as scenes like this typify. It took many years f…