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Author Karlsgodt, Elizabeth Campbell.

Title Defending national treasures [electronic resource] : French art and heritage under Vichy / Elizabeth Campbell Karlsgodt.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 382 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cultural affairs under Vichy -- Defending French style and beauty -- Exodus -- Museums fit for France -- Saving historic sites -- Archeology and the national revolution -- Recycling French heroes : the destruction of bronze statues -- Endangered local patrimony : bronze statues in Paris, Chambery, and Nantes -- Jewish art collections -- Art as a negotiating tool -- The Vichy legacy.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Art treasures in war -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Art museums -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Art and state -- France -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- France.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Confiscations and contributions -- France.
Cultural property -- Protection -- France -- History -- 20th century.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804770187 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804777827 (electronic bk.)

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