Avathar Nabuchonodozor

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"The famous Weerdinge men after their discovery in 1904:  In a time long before modern forensic science, the local constabulary decided to transfer the soggy cadavers to the nearest morgue in a very peculiar fashion. They rolled up the bodies of the two men like human scrolls, wrung them out, and stuffed them into a box."

the famous Weerdinge men after their discovery in to transfer the soggy corpses, they rolled them up like human scrolls, wringed them out, and stuffed them in a box.

The Face of Genocide  In April 1945, Canadians accompanying British forces in Germany entered the Nazi concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen. Sickened and horrified by the atrocities they witnessed, these Canadians made a visual record on film and on paper of the war's tragic victims. Note the writing on the back of this photo, which reads: "May we never forget and never let it happen again".

The Face of Genocide In April Canadians accompanying British forces in Germany entered the Nazi concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen. Sickened and horrified by the atrocities they witnessed.

The bodies of Jewish women exhumed from a mass grave near Volary. The victims died at the end of a death march from Helmbrechts, a subcamp of Flossenbürg. Volary, Czechoslovakia, May 11, 1945.

The bodies of Jewish women exhumed from a mass grave near Volary. The victims died at the end of a death march from Helmbrechts, a subcamp of Flossenbürg. Volary, Czechoslovakia, May

SS General Reinhard Heydrich's assassins, Czech partisans, lie dead in front of the Carlo Boromeo Church (now the St. Cyril and Methodius Church). Prague, Czechoslovakia, June 1942. — Czechoslovak News Agency

SS General Reinhard Heydrich's assassins, Czech partisans, lie dead in front of the Carlo Boromeo Church (now the St. Cyril and Methodius Church). Prague, Czechoslovakia, June — Czechoslovak News Agency

Skull, found in France, with a knife still embedded it it. The skull belonged to a Roman solider who died during the Gallic Wars, ca. 52BC. It was on display at the Museo Rocsen in Argentina.

Skull, found in France, with a knife still embedded it it. The skull belonged to a Roman solider who died during the Gallic Wars, ca. It was on display at the Museo Rocsen in Argentina.<---How it got to Argentina, I don't know.

Faith Bacon, 1931  A popular burlesque dancer whose star faded. In 1956, she was walking calmly down the 4th story stairs of her hotel when she suddenly opened a window. A friend grabbed at her skirt, but she tore away and jumped. Her body landed on the roof of a one-story saloon next door. She was 46 years old. Her friend told reporters that Bacon wanted the spotlight again. She would have taken any kind of work in show business.

pytynia: “ Faith Bacon Ziegfeld Follies of 1931 As a burlesque dancer, she used such aids as ostrich fans, flowers and bubbles, all against an often smoky spotlight. In Bacon competed with Sally Rand as fan-dancers at the World’s Fair.

Mass grave at the Wounded Knee massacre. On 15 December 1890 Sitting Bull was shot dead. On December 28, 1890, units of the U.S. Seventh Cavalry captured a group of Minneconjou Sioux Indians at Wounded Knee Creek in southwestern South Dakota. The next day, as the Indians surrendered their weapons, a shot rang out, and then all the cavalry opened fire. At least 153 of the Sioux were killed (some estimate 300, out of about 350) -- most of them women, children, and unarmed men.

The Wounded Knee Massacre occurred on December near Wounded Knee Creek (Lakota: Čhaŋkpé Ópi Wakpála) on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, USA. It was the last battle of the American Indian Wars.

Anne Baxter and Ann Miller during a strip poker game held to raise clothing for a UNRRA drive, 1945

0 Anne Baxter and Ann Miller in lingerie during a strip poker game held to raise clothing for a UNRRA drive, 1945

Jonestown mass suicide - Nov. 18, 1978.  909 men, women, and children died.

In November more than 900 members of Jim Jones' People's Temple drank cyanide-laced, grape-flavored punch in a mass murder and suicide in the group's compound in the South American nation of Guyana.

German civilians being forced to bury the dead of the concentration camp at Gardelegen  Location:Gardelegen, Germany  Date taken:April 1945  Photographer:William Vandivert

German civilians being forced to bury the dead of the concentration camp at Gardelegen Location:Gardelegen, Germany Date taken:April 1945 Photographer:William Vandivert (This scene is very nicely depicted in the mini-series Band of Brothers.

A German boy walks down a dirt road flanked by rows of victims of German extermination practices at Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, 20 May 1945.

Belsen Extermination Camp Young German boy walking down dirt road lined w. corpses of hundreds of prisoners who died of starvation nr. Location: Bergen-Belsen, Germany Date taken: April 1945 Photographer: George Rodger

1944. Majdanek.

The crematorium at Majdanek Concentration Camp in Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, The liberation of Lublin,Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp ~

1944. Majdanek.

The crematorium at Majdanek Concentration Camp in Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, The liberation of Lublin,Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp ~