Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 November 2016

256 Pages | 22 black & white illustrations, 3 tables

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526106582

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Paris and the Commune 1871-78

The politics of forgetting

First Edition

Colette Wilson

Published by Manchester University Press

Cultural History of Modern War MUP

  • Beautifully illustrated with mostly hitherto unpublished images
  • Competing and complementary theories are carefully explicated and delineated
  • Interdisciplinary approach and range of material studied (journalism, memoirs, literary fiction, photography, prints and engravings)
  • New critical approaches to neglected texts and marginalised aspects of the illustrated press
  • The evaluation and interpretation of archival, primary and secondary sources is thorough and incisive
  • Wilson writes clearly and authoritatively and the book is a pleasure to read