|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan UK|
|Edition description:||1st ed. 2007|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Katie Pickles is Professor of History at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand and is the current President of the New Zealand Historical Association. She is the author of Female Imperialism and National Identity (2002, 2009) and Christchurch Ruptures (2015) and many essays and journal articles. She has edited five books, the most recent being with Catharine Coleborne, New Zealand's Empire (2015), and with David Monger and Sarah Murray, Endurance and the First World War (2014).
Table of ContentsIntroduction PART I: ENDINGS 1. Pathway to Death: Arrest and Trial 2. Gendered Execution: Dying Like a Woman 3. Thrills of Horror and Waves of Outrage: Diffusing Propaganda 4. Who was this heroine?: Representation and Reality PART II: BEGINNINGS 5. The Geography of Stone: Placing Traditional Monuments 6. Homes and Hospitals: Locating Medical Memorials 7. The Legacy of Care: Women Helping Women 8. Cultural Imperialism and Naming: Embodied Spirits and Memory in the Landscape Conclusion Bibliography