WWII historical imagery in Google Earth

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Fri, Feb 5th, 2010 14:04 by capnasty NEWS

Many of us have heard stories, read books and watched films which show the many impacts of WWII across the world. Today Google is giving you another way to understand this period in time--by exploring a new set of historical aerial images, taken over European cities during World War II, via the historical imagery feature in Google Earth. They can now be compared directly to images from the present day.

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