April 27, 2020
How Pandemics of the Past Shaped the Cities of the Present
From wider, tree-lined boulevards to lush parks, 19th-century cholera pandemics shaped some of the world's most famous urban landscapes.
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On this day 75 years ago, Tsutomu Yamaguchi was looking forward to returning home after spending three months on business in the Japanese city of Hiroshima. That morning as the 29-year-old naval engineer walked to…