Photo Gallery An Endless Sea of Concrete Apartment Blocks

One common feature of postwar German architecture is the Plattenbau, residential blocks constructed of prefabricated concrete slabs. The uniform, dreary buildings could be found in the west, but they are primarily identified with East Germany.
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Foto: Matthias Hiekel/ picture-alliance/ dpa/dpaweb
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Foto: Daniel Karmann/ picture-alliance/ dpa
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Foto: Klaus_Franke/ picture-alliance / dpa
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