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Aquila

Pompeii II

Appeared in "Baumeister" 11/2011

By Jan Rübel, photos by Ivo Saglietti

It was two and a half years ago that the earth shook in L’Aquila. Reconstruction is ongoing. But it threatens to turn the once vibrant baroque city into a soulless urban wasteland without recognizable landmarks. Locals already have trouble finding their way around.