National identity, local memory and the "cult" of belfort in franco-prussian war commemorations, 1870-1914

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Abstract

This paper looks at national identity, local memory and the "cult" of belfort in franco-prussian war commemorations, 1870-1914
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIrreconcilable differences? Centre, periphery and the space between in French history
EditorsPaul Smith
Place of PublicationNottingham
Pages38-50
Number of pages13
Volume44
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Event Annual Spring Meeting of the Society for the Study of French History - Nottingham, United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Apr 20051 Apr 2005

Publication series

NameNottingham French Studies
PublisherUniversity of Nottingham
Number1
Volume44
ISSN (Print)0029-4586

Conference

Conference Annual Spring Meeting of the Society for the Study of French History
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityNottingham
Period1/04/051/04/05

Keywords

  • national identity
  • franco-prussian war
  • commemoration
  • belfort
  • local memory
  • Franco-Prussian War memory

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