Bodies and names: The emergence of commemoration in interwar France

Sherman, Daniel J.
April 1998
American Historical Review;Apr98, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p443
Academic Journal
Focuses on the inscription of names of soldiers who participated in World War I, on monuments in France, showing the relationship between bodies and names. Examination of World War I as an important aspect of the relation between memory and identity; What names represent in historical writing; What the inscription of names on monuments acted as in small towns and villages in France.


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