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Published: 01 April 2015

272 Pages | 26 Illustrations, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719090813

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Sites of Imperial Memory

Commemorating Colonial Rule in the Nineteenth and Twentieth centuries

edited by Dominik Geppert and Frank Lorenz Müller

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • First exploration of sites of memory in an imperial context
  • Addresses imperial memory across various empires, different forms of commemoration and over two centuries
  • Contrasts the memory of former colonial masters with that of their former subjects
  • Charts the fortunes of these sites of memory as colonial empires gave way to decolonization and independence
  • Shows the continued topical relevance of memories generated during the age of Empire