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Genre: War

# Author
Place Year
Description
1 _The_pilot_Colonel_Paul_Tib_15955.jpg
Unknown


The pilot Colonel Paul Tibbets waving his hand from the cockpit B-29 bomber Enola Gay before the first in the history of dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima (total casualties over 140,000)

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Joel Robine

1992
A Somali boy runs toward an aid convoy that has just arrived in a village 25km outside Baidoa, the epicenter of the famine which hit Somalia harder than any other African country. A French legionnaire watches over the safe arrival of the supplies. Operation Restore Hope is a UN-endorsed American initiative aimed to ensure that international aid actually got through to the starving thousands.

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Nick Ut

1972
This photo of nine-year-old Kim Phuc was taken during a South Vietnamese napalm attack. The girl recovered and now lives in Canada where she runs an organization that helps young war victims. She also wrote an essay called "The Long Road To Forgiveness".

4 David_Seymour_Holocaust_child_asked_to_dr_3063.jpg
David Seymour

1948
Holocaust child asked to draw “home”

5 Anis_Mili___A_rebel_on_crutches_fires_a_13446.jpg
Anis Mili


A rebel on crutches fires a rocket propelled grenade while fighting on the front line in Sirte September 24, 2011

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Noel Quidu

2003
Head

7 Nick_Ut_Phan_Thi_Kim_Phuc_(center)__262.jpg
Nick Ut

Trang Bang 1972
Phan Thi Kim Phuc (center) flees with other children after South Vietnamese planes mistakenly dropped napalm on South Vietnamese troops and civilians.

8
Robin Moyer

Beirut 1982
The war in Lebanon: The aftermath of the massacre of Palestinians by Christian Phalangists in the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps.

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Unknown

1943
Desperate German soldier after the disastrous Battle of Kursk, 1943.

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Unknown


Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife on the day on which both of them were killed by bullets fired by an assassin, a member organization of the Black Hand - Gavril Princip. The coup of 28 June 1914, he was one of the main flashpoints World War.

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