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This is the west minister abbey. I liked this pin because I got to go here this summer and see the actual church!

The London Library after the Blitz. Some 6 million rare books burned down in the fire that raged through the bookmaker’s district near St. Paul’s after an air raid struck it.

The library at Holland House in London, England, mostly destroyed by the German blitz in September 1940. This iconic photograph demonstrates that the urge to browse and read lives on.

Letters from the Blitz: Memoirs of the Second World War

An American soldier standing at the altar of a bombed out Catholic church,WWII. Acerno, Italy - September 23, 1943