In the Wake of War: `les Anciens Combattants' and French Society 1914-1939 / Edition 1

In the Wake of War: `les Anciens Combattants' and French Society 1914-1939 / Edition 1

by Antoine Prost
     
 

This important study examines the politics and social situation of the eight million Frenchmen who served in the Great War.

See more details below

Overview

This important study examines the politics and social situation of the eight million Frenchmen who served in the Great War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780854963379
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
09/28/1992
Series:
Legacy of the Great War Series, #3
Edition description:
English ed
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.35(d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
Preface to the English Edition
Introduction1
1Recollection3
2The Veterans' Movement27
3Antimilitarism and Pacifism51
4Veterans' Patriotism79
5Veterans' Politics: Attitudes and Ethics95
6Veterans' Politics: The Middle Classes and the Regime116
7Preface to Vichy and the Fourth Republic137
Postscript148
Index149

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >