Images of remembrance

February 2010
International Journal of Epidemiology;Feb2010, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p31
Academic Journal
A photo essay which signifies how the dead are commemorated around the world are presented including the stone in an old Jewish cemetery in Prague, Czech Republic, images and flowers on a tomb at the Venezia Cimetaria in Venice, Italy and the skulls found inside a Buddhist monument in Siem Reap, Cambodia which serves as a reminder of the genocide committed by the Khmer Rouge.


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