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By following 20 ordinary people through the horrors of the first world war, peter englund has created a work of unconventional brilliance, writes. Berlin's not exactly known for being beautiful, perhaps because street most breathtaking views be on top of a hill made of world war ii rubble. “the beauty and the sorrow” reconstructs world war i through the experiences of a few ordinary participants twenty lives, told in parallel,.