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As Haussmann's vision of a modernized Paris began to take shape in the late 1800's, some, particularly artists such as the impressionists, felt a sense of loss in the radically changing physical landscape. Medieval Paris was no more.

The city may now be at another such turning point. Many, French and foreigners alike, cling to the cherished ideal of Paris in the mid 20th century....
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  • Exit sign, parking lot at Charles de Gaulle airport.
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  • Bus passenger, near Gare de l'Est train station.
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  • Roadway underpass in early morning.
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  • Auto dealership employee, Champs-Elysées.
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  • Passenger on metro.
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  • Near rue Mouffetard.
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  • Girl, Paris metro.
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  • Homeless person along the Peripherique (Paris beltway).
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  • Wall in Montmartre park.
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  • Near Gare de l'Est train station.
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  • Paris, City of Light, City of Darkness
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  • Paris, 2009
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