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„Monschau“: Als die Pocken in der Eifel wüteten

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Nach dem Ausbruch: Die mit einem Bretterzaun vernagelte Quarantänestation, die Schule im Lichtenbusch bei Aachen, Aufnahme von 1962.

Nach dem Ausbruch: Die mit einem Bretterzaun vernagelte Quarantänestation, die Schule im Lichtenbusch bei Aachen, Aufnahme von 1962.

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Steffen Kopetzky erzählt in „Monschau“ von einer Epidemie, die stark an die Gegenwart erinnert. Aber diese Geschichte reicht weit darüber hinaus

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