Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2018

328 Pages | 12 black & white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526117809

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The experience of occupation in the Nord, 1914-18

Living with the enemy in First-World-War France

First Edition

James Connolly

Published by Manchester University Press

Cultural History of Modern War MUP

  • Draws on extensive archival research to argue for the existence of an 'occupied' culture
  • Makes a genuine contribution to an under-studied and largely-forgotten aspect of the First World War
  • Provides a scholarly examination of the subject in English, and considers neglected aspects of the occupation
  • Analyses the reality and perceptions of French civilian behaviours under German occupation in 1914-18 and provides a new conceptual vocabulary for understanding these
  • Contemporary perceptions are at the heart of this study, yet it also considers the actual extent of behaviours
  • 12 black & white illustrations

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