The Resource Vestiges of Colonial Empire in France

Vestiges of Colonial Empire in France

Label
Vestiges of Colonial Empire in France
Title
Vestiges of Colonial Empire in France
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers the first comprehensive study of 'sites of memory' in France connected to the history of French imperialism and colonialism, and the ways that the French have remembered or forgotten their colonial past. Through a study of monuments, memorials, museum collections and other 'sites of memory' in France connected with France's overseas empire this book analyzes the way in which French authorities marked the Paris and provincial landscapes with these reminders of France's colonial 'mission' during the period of imperial expansion, and the fate of these sites in the post-colonial p
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 325
  • 325.344
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • JV1811 .A634 2005
  • JV1811.A63
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Vestiges of Colonial Empire in France
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Introduction: Sites of Colonial Memory; 1 The Colonies in Paris; 2 The Colonies in the Provinces; 3 Colonial War Memorials; 4 Of Men and Monuments; 5 The Colonies in Museums; 6 The Colonial Legacy of Non-Western Art in French Museums; 7 Temporary Exhibitions: Changing Perspectives; Conclusion: The Future of the Colonial Past; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn808681927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (395 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280282959
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36016251
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808681927
  • pebcs0230005527

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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