The Resource France and the Great War, 1914-1918, Leonard V. Smith, Stéphane Audoin-Rouzeau, Annette Becker ; French sections translated by Helen McPhail

France and the Great War, 1914-1918, Leonard V. Smith, Stéphane Audoin-Rouzeau, Annette Becker ; French sections translated by Helen McPhail

Label
France and the Great War, 1914-1918
Title
France and the Great War, 1914-1918
Statement of responsibility
Leonard V. Smith, Stéphane Audoin-Rouzeau, Annette Becker ; French sections translated by Helen McPhail
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Tells the story of how the French community embarked upon, sustained and prevailed in the Great War. A survey on France's role in the war blending diplomatic, military, social, cultural and economic history
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.3/44
  • 940.344
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D516
LC item number
.S65 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to European history
Series volume
26
Label
France and the Great War, 1914-1918, Leonard V. Smith, Stéphane Audoin-Rouzeau, Annette Becker ; French sections translated by Helen McPhail
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
  • glg
Contents
  • 1. The national community goes to war -- Diplomacy: France as a Great Power, 1871-1914 -- The army and the Republic -- August 1914 and the Union sacree -- Defeat, "victory," and stalemate: the battles of August-September 1914 -- 2. Mobilizing the nation and the civilians' war -- Occupation: living with the enemy -- Propaganda and cultural mobilization -- Economic and social mobilization -- Waiting, death, and mourning in wartime -- 3. The front and the soldiers' war -- Strategy: from Percee, to Grignotage, to Tenir -- The face of battle -- Consent and the national community -- 4. The crises of 1917 -- The Chemin des Dames offensive and the mutinies -- Labor and the troubles of 1917 in the interior -- The rise of Clemenceau and the brutalization of French poltics -- 5. The ambiguous victory and its aftermath -- From the Kaiserschlacht to the clearing at Rethondes -- Commemoration: memory and the struggle for meaning -- The Monuments aux Morts -- The bodies of the dead
  • The Treaty of Versailles
Control code
000023803105
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 202 p.
Isbn
9780521661768
Lccn
2002031202
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b2022686x
System control number
  • 23803105sr
  • (OCoLC)50315088

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