Catastrophes, wars, terrorism, ecological disasters, deadly diseases,
The list of tragedies - both personal and public - is endless. Every
day and hour media, politicians, experts - and charlatans - bring us
a never ending barrage of bad things. No wonder that many people feel
depressed and weary.
This blog tries - in a modest and personal way - to contribute to a more
balanced view. After all, there is so much to appreciate and
enjoy in life ...
Monday, 18 March 2013
Manhattan just before the skyscrapers
This is how Manhattan looked just before the arrival of the skyscrapers. (1880s drawing by Bertault, based on a lithograph by Currier and Yves).