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Berlin then and now – Incredible transformation

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Berlin then and now. Watch this worldfilmheritage.com video and discover what East and West Berlin looked liked between 1954 and 1960, well before the Berlin Wall went up.

I vividly remember the destruction. Then read about Berlin’s incredible transformation:

http://www.walled-in-berlin.com/j-elke-ertle/berlins-brandenburg-gate/

http://www.walled-in-berlin.com/j-elke-ertle/the-reichstag-prominent-berlin-landmark/

http://www.walled-in-berlin.com/j-elke-ertle/berlins-prestigious-humboldt-university/

http://www.walled-in-berlin.com/j-elke-ertle/berlins-cafe-kranzler-in-name-only/

http://www.walled-in-berlin.com/j-elke-ertle/soviet-war-memorial-in-treptow-park/

 

For a sneak peek at the first 20+ pages of my memoir, Walled-In: A West Berlin Girl’s Journey to Freedom, click “Download a free excerpt” on the home page of http://www.walled-in-berlin.com Walled-In is my story of growing up in Berlin during the Cold War.