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The Construction of Memory in Interwar France
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Daniel J. Sherman
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The contrast between battlefield and home front, soldier and civilian was the basis for memory and collective gratitude. Postwar commemoration, however, also gr
The Construction of Memory in Interwar France
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Daniel J. Sherman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The contrast between battlefield and home front, soldier and civilian was the basis for memory and collective gratitude. Postwar commemoration, however, also gr
The Crisis from Within: Historians, Theory, and the Humanities
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Nigel Raab
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-12 - Publisher: BRILL

In The Crisis from Within, Nigel Raab examines analytic problems which emerge when philosophical and literary theories are introduced in historical analysis. By
Until the Last Man Comes Home
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Michael J. Allen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-18 - Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

Fewer Americans were captured or missing during the Vietnam War than in any previous major military conflict in U.S. history. Yet despite their small numbers, A
Between Memory and Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Natalia Starostina
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-18 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Inspired by the theoretical insights of Patrick Hutton, Roland Barthes and Maurice Halbwachs, this volume examines the relationship between myths and memory and
Future Tense
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Roxanne Panchasi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

In the years between the world wars, French intellectuals, politicians, and military leaders came to see certain encounters-between human and machine, organic a
War Commemoration and Civic Culture in the North East of England, 1854–1914
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Guy Hinton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-17 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book examines a diverse set of civic war memorials in North East England commemorating three clusters of conflicts: the Crimean War and Indian Rebellion in
World War I and the Jews
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Marsha L. Rozenblit
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

World War I utterly transformed the lives of Jews around the world: it allowed them to display their patriotism, to dispel antisemitic myths about Jewish coward
Then Horror Came into Her Eyes...
Language: de
Pages: 246
Authors: Claudia Glunz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-13 - Publisher: V&R unipress GmbH

The contributions to this volume focus mainly on the first World War from a gender perspective, discussing the complex relationship between the front and the ho
War Veterans and Fascism in Interwar Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ángel Alcalde
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book explores, from a transnational viewpoint, the historical relationship between war veterans and fascism in interwar Europe. Until now, historians have