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Oscar Schindler's grave seen in figure 3 is inscribed with ...1

Full note

1. Adam Jones, “Details of Grave of Oskar Schindler – Old City – Jerusalem – Israel – 02,” 2011. Photograph.  Source: Flickr, posted 1 May, 2011, accessed 19 June, 2014, https://www.flickr.com/photos/adam_jones/5676126945.

Subsequent notes

2. Jones, “Details of Grave of Oskar Schindler”.

Figure layout

Fig.3 Adam Jones, Details of Grave of Oskar Schindler – Old City – Jerusalem – Israel – 02, 2011, photograph. Artwork in the public domain; Source: Flickr, posted 1 May, 2011, accessed 19 June, 2014, http://www.flickr.com/photos/adam_jones/5676126945

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