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Defining Evil in The Wake Of 9/11

Looking for Guideposts In Lisbon's Earthquake, Fires and Floods of 1755

By Edward Rothstein


Skulls from the Cambodian killing fields, an oft-cited
example of modern-day evil

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an illustration of the aftermath in 1755 of the earthquake in Lisbon,
a disaster so cataclysmic that it seemed to alter prevailing views of evil.

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