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Author Rearick, Charles, 1942-

Title Paris dreams, Paris memories [electronic resource] : the city and its mystique / Charles Rearick.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 278 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-272) and index.
Contents Paris : praised, modernized, remembered, staged, and loved : nineteenth-century foundations -- The memory of a certain "belle-epoque" (1914-c.1960) : or how the turn-of-the-century lived on beyond its time -- Postwar modernizing and the resistance of memory (1945-c.1980) -- New varieties of a "nouveau Paris" (1974-2008) -- Paris in comparison -- Contemporary Paris : images, spirit, soul, and sites -- Conclusion : to know Paris.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Collective memory -- France -- Paris.
Paris (France) -- Public opinion.
Paris (France) -- History -- 19th century.
Paris (France) -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804770927 (cloth alk. paper)
9780804770934 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780804777513 (e-book)

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