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

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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
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Publication series

NameFrench Studies of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
PublisherPeter Lang AG


  • Paris
  • defence
  • commemoration
  • franco-prussian war

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