‘The World Aflame’ Uses Color to Make Us See History’s Darker Moments

Marina Amaral and Dan Jones’ new book colorizes early to mid-20th century war photos to draw a parallel between our present and past

The invasion of Norway. Photos from “The World Aflame.”
Warsaw Ghetto.

“Colorization can break the barrier that exists between past and present.”

Harlem Hellfighter.
Woman at work.

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