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This is the current stack of books at my elbow. I've been thumbing through them for information, inspiration, and ideas. All great books and all totally different. There's a wide world of information out there and we often look to...

The Cold War surveillance station at the Teufelsberg in Berlin

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„The historical guided tour will start at approximately 1 pm sharp“, roars the guy at the ticket counter at 12.58 – maybe he thinks himself funny. Around 70 people have gathered for the tour of the Teufelsberg spy installations left from the Cold War area in the southwestern part of Berlin. Fifteen minutes later, the ticket seller is still commanding visitors to sign their names and addresses into a list. Several people comment on his rudeness and the bad vibes he is emitting, so we are glad as the actual guide arrives.