Remembering World War I – a Contemporary Remedy

Jože Cvelbar (1895–1916) private correspondence  (a letter to his professor),  dated 7th June 1915. Item in Kamra portal -online digital archive

“Eventually one gets numb …” Jože Cvelbar (1895–1916) in a letter to his professor, 1915*       I love ‘contemporary archaeology’ and whenever I hike in the Julian Alps above the Soča river I look for the remnants of the Great War. In 1915–17 this vast remote territory was one of the front lines in Europe. The abundance of … Continue reading