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Amsterdam Centre for Urban History

Exploring the history of urban societies from a long-term and broad geographic perspective
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30 March 2020
Having seen the shocking images of the coffins piled up in Italy on the internet, we need to ask ourselves whether we and the rest of the world are prepared for the considerable impact of the coronavirus epidemic. ...
27 March 2020
Donald Trump recently drafted an executive order titled, Making Federal Buildings Beautiful Again, mandating that 'classical architectural style shall be the preferred and default style' for all future federal ...
27 March 2020
On Sunday 22 March, Janna Coomans discussed the historical parallels between the Black Death and Second Plague pandemics and the corona crisis on Radio 1's OVT.
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