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France in an Era of Global War, 1914-1945 : Occupation, Politics, Empire and Entanglements

By: Carrol, Alison.
Contributor(s): Broch, Ludivine.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014Description: 1 online resource (268 p.).ISBN: 9781137443502.Subject(s): France -- History -- 1914-1940 | France -- History -- German occupation, 1914-1918 | France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 | France -- Politics and government -- 1914-1940 | HISTORY / Europe / France | HISTORY / Military / World War I | HISTORY / Military / World War II | HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century | Imperialism -- History -- 20th century | POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General | Social change -- France --History -- 20th century | War and society -- France -- History -- 20th century | World politics -- 1900-1945 | World War, 1914-1918 -- France | World War, 1939-1945 -- FranceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: France in an Era of Global War, 1914-1945 : Occupation, Politics, Empire and EntanglementsDDC classification: 944.081/4 | 944.0814 LOC classification: DC363 .F74 2014Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on the Contributors; Introduction; Part I: Experiencing Occupation; 1 War through the Eyes of the Child: Children Remember the German Occupation of Northern France, 1914-18; 2 The History of Occupied Northern France in the First World War; 3 Martyred Towns of the Liberation: The Case of the Massacre d'Ascq; Part II: The Reconfiguration of the Politics of Left and Right; 4 The Shooting at Chartres: A Case Study in French Political Violence; 5 International Communism in Interwar France, 1919-36
6 The Silent Minority: Working-class Conservatism in Interwar FrancePart III: The New Politics of Empire; 7 Global Recruitment: The Wartime Origins of French Mandate Syria; 8 Entangled Enemies: Vichy, Italy and Collaboration; Part IV: Entanglements with the Anglophone World; 9 Prehistory and Palaeontology in France, 1900-40; 10 The French maquis and the Allies during the Second World War; 11 Not by Bread Alone? UNRRA and the Displaced Persons in Gutach; Epilogue: A Historiographical Overview; Select Bibliography; Index
Summary: <p >In France in an Era of Global War, scholars re-examine experiences of French politics, occupation, empire and entanglements with the Anglophone world between 1914 and 1945. In doing so, they question the long-standing myths and assumptions which continue to surround this period, and offer new avenues of enquiry.
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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on the Contributors; Introduction; Part I: Experiencing Occupation; 1 War through the Eyes of the Child: Children Remember the German Occupation of Northern France, 1914-18; 2 The History of Occupied Northern France in the First World War; 3 Martyred Towns of the Liberation: The Case of the Massacre d'Ascq; Part II: The Reconfiguration of the Politics of Left and Right; 4 The Shooting at Chartres: A Case Study in French Political Violence; 5 International Communism in Interwar France, 1919-36

6 The Silent Minority: Working-class Conservatism in Interwar FrancePart III: The New Politics of Empire; 7 Global Recruitment: The Wartime Origins of French Mandate Syria; 8 Entangled Enemies: Vichy, Italy and Collaboration; Part IV: Entanglements with the Anglophone World; 9 Prehistory and Palaeontology in France, 1900-40; 10 The French maquis and the Allies during the Second World War; 11 Not by Bread Alone? UNRRA and the Displaced Persons in Gutach; Epilogue: A Historiographical Overview; Select Bibliography; Index

<p >In France in an Era of Global War, scholars re-examine experiences of French politics, occupation, empire and entanglements with the Anglophone world between 1914 and 1945. In doing so, they question the long-standing myths and assumptions which continue to surround this period, and offer new avenues of enquiry.

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Raphaële Balu, University of Caen, France Thomas Beaumont, University of Bristol, UKJames Connolly, Université Paris IV-Sorbonne, FranceRobert Gildea, University of Oxford, UKLaure Humbert, University of Exeter, UKSimon Jackson, European University Institute in Florence, ItalyChris Manias, University of Manchester, UKChris Millington, Swansea University, UK Miranda Sachs, Yale University History Department, USAJoe Starkey, Cardiff University, UKKarine Varley, University of Strathclyde, UK

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