This photograph shows the way monuments in Venice were protected during the war. Wooden beams, sandbags and protective walls were used to shield them from falling bombs.
Viene documentata l'articolata e copmplessa attività di protezione preventiva dei monumenti: vengono utilizzate travi di legni, sacchi di sabbia e protezioni murarie.
- Article by:
- Bernard Wilkin
- The war machine
From Zeppelin airships to propaganda leaflet drops, Bernard Wilkin explores the significant role of aerial warfare in World War One – where it was used on a large scale for the first time.