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The Resource Defeat and memory : cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era, edited by Jenny Macleod, (electronic book)

Defeat and memory : cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era, edited by Jenny Macleod, (electronic book)

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Defeat and memory : cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era
Title
Defeat and memory
Title remainder
cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jenny Macleod
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The legacy of defeat in war reverberates through private and collective memory and remains a sub-text in international relations and political discourse. This book examines the manner in which a series of military defeats have been understood and remembered by individuals and societies in the era of modern industrialised warfare
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UK-WkNB
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Macleod, Jenny
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  • Military history, Modern
  • Collective memory
  • Defeat (Psychology)
Label
Defeat and memory : cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era, edited by Jenny Macleod, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / J.Macleod -- Defeat and Memory in Modern History / J.Horne -- Defeat and Foreign Rule as a Narrative of National Rebirth -- The German Memory of the Napoleonic Period in the 19th and Early 20th century / C.Koller -- From Heroic Defeat to Mutilated Victory: the Myth of Caporetto in Fascist Italy / V.Wilcox -- Taboos of Defeat: Unmentionable Memories of the Franco-Prussian War in France, 1870-1914 / K.Varley -- Religious War, German War, Total War: The Shadow of the Thirty Years' War on German War Making in the Twentieth Century / K.Cramer -- The Stories of Defeated Aggressors: International History, National Identity and Collective Memory after 1945 / P.Finney -- Defeat, Due Process, and Denial: War Crimes Trials and Nationalist Revisionism in Comparative Perspective / D.Bloxham -- Memory of War and War Crimes: Japanese Historical Consciousness and the Tokyo Trial / M.Futamura -- War Veterans and Kamikaze Memorialization: A Case Study of Defeat Remembrance as Revitalization Movement / M.G.Sheftall -- Confederate Defeat and Cultural Expressions of Memory, 1877-1940 / K.L.Cox -- Gallipoli to Golgotha: Remembering the Internment of the Russian White Army at Gallipoli, 1920-3 / A.Shmelev -- The Memory of French Military Defeat at Dien Bien Phu and the Defence of French Algeria / S.Tyre -- The Enduring Paradigm of the 'Lost Cause': Defeat in Vietnam, the Stab-in-the Back Legend, and the Construction of a Myth / J.Kimball
Extent
272 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230582798
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unknown
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unknown
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unknown
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remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Defeat and memory : cultural histories of military defeat in the modern era, edited by Jenny Macleod, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / J.Macleod -- Defeat and Memory in Modern History / J.Horne -- Defeat and Foreign Rule as a Narrative of National Rebirth -- The German Memory of the Napoleonic Period in the 19th and Early 20th century / C.Koller -- From Heroic Defeat to Mutilated Victory: the Myth of Caporetto in Fascist Italy / V.Wilcox -- Taboos of Defeat: Unmentionable Memories of the Franco-Prussian War in France, 1870-1914 / K.Varley -- Religious War, German War, Total War: The Shadow of the Thirty Years' War on German War Making in the Twentieth Century / K.Cramer -- The Stories of Defeated Aggressors: International History, National Identity and Collective Memory after 1945 / P.Finney -- Defeat, Due Process, and Denial: War Crimes Trials and Nationalist Revisionism in Comparative Perspective / D.Bloxham -- Memory of War and War Crimes: Japanese Historical Consciousness and the Tokyo Trial / M.Futamura -- War Veterans and Kamikaze Memorialization: A Case Study of Defeat Remembrance as Revitalization Movement / M.G.Sheftall -- Confederate Defeat and Cultural Expressions of Memory, 1877-1940 / K.L.Cox -- Gallipoli to Golgotha: Remembering the Internment of the Russian White Army at Gallipoli, 1920-3 / A.Shmelev -- The Memory of French Military Defeat at Dien Bien Phu and the Defence of French Algeria / S.Tyre -- The Enduring Paradigm of the 'Lost Cause': Defeat in Vietnam, the Stab-in-the Back Legend, and the Construction of a Myth / J.Kimball
Extent
272 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230582798
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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