Amid the appalling devastation and bodies of dead soldiers, a crucifix stands tall – miraculously preserved from the shell fire. This powerful image was captured after a bloody skirmish in 1917 by Walter Kleinfeldt a young German artilleryman
Blitz Britain: Amazing colour pictures of London under siege from Nazi bombers during World War II
I don't know why, but abandoned places fascinate me. The way things decay and how nature reclaims the land gets me every time. This is a haunting gallery of abandoned cities and buildings around the world.