The Cost of War

PriceofWarA French woman returns to her home after the Germans have been driven out, only to find that everything has been destroyed. She sits crying amid the rubble of her home, with all of her possessions in a sack made of tied up bedding. Scenes like this were repeated thousands of times as the French peasants living along the Western front found themselves dispossessed of their homes and their fields turned into trenches and killing fields.

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