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Bronzes to bullets : Vichy and the destruction of French public statuary, 1941-1944

Title
Bronzes to bullets : Vichy and the destruction of French public statuary, 1941-1944 / Kirrily Freeman.
Author
Freeman, Kirrily.
Publication
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2009.

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Description
xv, 246 p. : ill., maps; 24 cm.
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index.
Contents
The economics of exploitation -- "An important source of metal" : the context of Vichy's metal "mobilization" -- "The union of art and industry" : Vichy's bronze "mobilization" campaign -- The politics of patrimony -- "The expression of us all, young and old" : public perceptions of the bronze mobilization campaign -- "Pedestals dedicated to absence" : the symbolic impact of the bronze mobilization campaign -- Conclusion : "The 'Saint-Bartholomew' of statues"? : the bronze mobilization campaign in French memory and historiography.
Call Number
JFE 09-959
ISBN
  • 9780804758895 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0804758891 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008026616
OCLC
225875959
Author
Freeman, Kirrily.
Title
Bronzes to bullets : Vichy and the destruction of French public statuary, 1941-1944 / Kirrily Freeman.
Imprint
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2009.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index.
Research Call Number
JFE 09-959
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