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Part of the Maginot Line

A view of part of the Maginot Line, a French defensive wall built after World War I. It was intended to deter a German invasion. France, ca. June 1940.


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A view of part of the Maginot Line, a French defensive wall built after World War I to deter a German invasion. [LCID: 18017]

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