October 13, 2011

Plate I

War and information, all of civilization.

The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1861-1865). Part I. Volume II
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5 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Your title is perfect and true and sad. I love you.

x-ray iris said...

Survivors. Quite stunning.

downtown guy said...

Love you, too, Mama.

x-ray, I was half convinced I'd already posted this. I am fascinated by it every time I see it.

May said...

Sabre wounds of the head! They survived! (Even if they were left with wonky eyes.) That is what this picture says to me.

downtown guy said...

It does give you hope. Hope to not be chopped by a fuckin sabre!