Henri Cartier-Bresson - Zeibekiko dancer in a café. Piraeus, Greece, 1953

kvetchlandia: “ Henri Cartier-Bresson Zeibekiko Dancer in a Café, Piraeus, Greece 1953 ”

Ano Kerassia, Magnesia, Greece, 1944. Members of the 54th partisan Batallion of the National People's Liberation Army. b/w photo by Kostas Zimeris.

Kostas Zimeris Woman Members of the Anti-fascist Partisan Batallion of the National People’s Liberation Army, Ano Kerassia, Magnesia, Greece 1944

1930, Patra (Peloponnese) outside a kefenion

A Cafe Crowd Along The Water-front, Maynard Owen Williams, Patras, Greece - my birthplace I love Patras!

A pair of female Greek partisans on the island of Crete during the German occupation of the island, c. 1943

A pair of female Greek partisans on the island of Crete during the German occupation of the island, 1943

Epirus, Greece, 1944. Two "Aetopoula" (i.e. Young Eagles), children serving as messengers of EAM (i.e. National Liberation Front), the most numerous of the resistance forces against the Axis Triple occupation of Greece.

Epirus, Greece, Two "Aetopoula" (i. Young Eagles), children serving as messengers of EAM (i. National Liberation Front), the most numerous of the resistance forces against the Axis Triple occupation of Greece.

Greece, 1944: Ioachim, the orthodox bishop of Chios (1880-1948), who joined the partisans against German occupation, refused to accept the decision of the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece to excommunicate all pro-communist DSE (Democratic Army of Greece) members; for this reason, the Archbishop and Vice-Roy Damaskenos dismissed Ioachim in 1946, who died four years later. Here Ioachim inspects a DSE squadron.

Greece, Ioachim, the orthodox bishop of Chios who joined the…

Αρναούτηδες με ναργιλέδες σε καφενεδάκι το 1890

Αρναούτηδες με ναργιλέδες σε καφενεδάκι το 1890

Athens Greece, Crete, Athens

In the mountains of Greece sometime between 1946 and 1948 during the communist insurgency: Communist guerrillas are reading a map while a Greek Orthodox priest fighting alongside them is having his Turkish coffee, always drunk in a small cup like the one he is using. A foreign military observer on the right is -- what else?-- observing.

Officers plan the assault on Mount Kiapha at Mount Lyoku during the Greek Civil War, while a Greek Orthodox priest drinks coffee. Each brigade has a chaplain who travels with them. (Photo by Federico Patellani/Getty Images).

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

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