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1940 French capital’s last hours of freedom as Hitler closes in

French capital’s last hours of freedom as Hitler closes in.

 

As Hitler's victorious armies approached Paris, panic gripped the city. Cars creaking under the weight of mattresses, chairs and bicycles, and hastening down the boulevards on their way out of the city.

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Taken on January 1, 2011