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Heritage and memory of war : responses from small islands, edited by Gilly Carr and Keir Reeves

Label
Heritage and memory of war : responses from small islands
Title
Heritage and memory of war
Title remainder
responses from small islands
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gilly Carr and Keir Reeves
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every large nation in the world was directly or indirectly affected by the impact of war during the course of the twentieth century, and while the historical narratives of war of these nations are well known, far less is understood about how small islands coped. These islands - often not nations in their own right but small outposts of other kingdoms, countries, and nations - have been relegated to mere footnotes in history and heritage studies as interesting case studies or unimportant curiosities. Yet for many of these small islands, war had an enduring impact on their history, memory, intan
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.6/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HM554
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge studies in heritage
Series volume
9
Label
Heritage and memory of war : responses from small islands, edited by Gilly Carr and Keir Reeves
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : islands of war, islands of memory / Gilly Carr and Keir Reeves -- Islands, intimate and public memories of the Pacific War in Fiji / Jacqueline Leckie -- Fragmented memories : the Dodecanese Islands during WWII / Hazal Papuccular -- From poetic anamnesis to political commemoration : grassroots and institutional memories of the Greek Civil War on an Aegean Island / Elena Mamoulaki -- Islands of war, guardians of memory : the afterlife of the German Occupation in the British Channel Islands / Gilly Carr -- Turncoat heroes or reckless egotists? : the ambivalent memorialization of the "Russian War" on the Dutch Island of Texel / Rob van Ginkel -- : The HMS Royal Oak and the "Ownership of Tragedy" in Orkney / Daniel Travers -- "Tingbaot Wol Wo II Long Pasifik Aelan" : managing memories of WWII heritage in the Pacific / Keir Reeves and Joseph Cheer -- Malta G.C. : war memories and cultural narratives of a Mediterranean island / Sandro Debono -- Scraps of memory : Pacific War tourism on Efate Island (Vanuatu) / Lamont Lindstrom -- The islands of no return : memory, materiality and the Falklands War / Tony Pollard -- The coastwatcher mythos : the politics and poetics of Solomon Islands war memory / Geoffrey White -- The sacred and the profane : souvenir and collecting behaviours on the WWII battlefields of Peleliu Island, Palau, Micronesia / Neil Price, Rick Knecht and Gavin Lindsay -- War remnants of the Greek archipelago : persistent memories or fragile heritage? / Nota Pantzou -- Post war legacies in the island of Kythera : oblivion versus historical memory / Irene Lagani -- Crete : visual memories of war / Maria Kagiadaki -- Remembering war and occupation in post-independence Timor-Leste / Michael Leach
Control code
ocn907773433
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317566991
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34557532
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907773433
  • ebl1317566998

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