Memorialising the defence of Paris: The commemoration of the franco-prussian war in the capital

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Abstract

This essay examines the monument to the defence of Paris from its conception in 1878 to its inauguration in 1883.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationVisions/revisions
Subtitle of host publicationEssays on nineteenth-century French culture
EditorsNigel Harkness, Paul Rowe, Tim Unwin, Jennifer Yee
Place of PublicationBern
Pages197-213
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Publication series

NameFrench Studies of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
PublisherPeter Lang AG
Volume14

Keywords

  • Paris
  • defence
  • commemoration
  • franco-prussian war

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    Varley, K. (2003). Memorialising the defence of Paris: The commemoration of the franco-prussian war in the capital. In N. Harkness, P. Rowe, T. Unwin, & J. Yee (Eds.), Visions/revisions: Essays on nineteenth-century French culture (pp. 197-213). (French Studies of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries; Vol. 14). Bern.