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Heirlooms. European Stories

Cube sugar, cooperatives, postcards: these inventions and achievements not only originated in Europe but also through European exchange.

On the occasion of the European Cultural Heritage Year 2018, we are collecting such European “heirlooms” – an tell their stories.

Heirlooms. European Stories.Illustration: Tobias Schrank © Goethe-Institut
Erbstücke. Europäische Geschichten
Heirlooms. European Stories.


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