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書名 The myriad legacies of 1917 : a year of war and revolution / edited by Maartje Abbenhuis, Neill Atkinson, Kingsley Baird, Gail Romano
出版項 Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
國際標準書號 9783319736853 (electronic bk.)
9783319736846 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-3-319-73685-3 doi
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說明 1 online resource (xvii, 299 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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附註 1. Introduction: Death's carnival: The myriad legacies of 1917; Maartje Abbenhuis -- 2. War and anxiety in 1917; Jay Winter -- 3. American entry into the First World War as an historiographical problem; Michael S. Neiberg -- 4. The Maori war effort at home and abroad in 1917; Monty Soutar -- 5. India's silver bullets: War loans and war propaganda, 1917-18; Radhika Singha -- 6. Artists and writers between tragedy and camouflage; Annette Becker -- 7. From Cursed Days to 'Sunstroke': The authenticity of Ivan Bunin's recollections of the Bolshevik revolution in the 1920s; Galina Rylkova -- 8.Temporary sahibs: Terriers in India in 1917; Peter Stanley -- 9. The German-Ottoman alliance, the Caucasus, and the impact of the Russian revolutions of 1917; Thomas Schmutz -- 10. New Zealand and 'the catastrophic year 1917'; Glyn Harper -- 11.1917 in Flanders fields: The seeds for the commemorative war landscape in Belgian Flanders; Piet Chielens -- 12. Passchendaele: Remembering and forgetting in New Zealand; Jock Phillips -- 13. The forgotten break in history: The First World War and the year 1917 in German commemorative culture; Gorch Pieken -- Index
This book explores the ramifications of 1917, arguing that it was a cataclysmic year in world history. In this volume, thirteen scholars reflect on the myriad legacies of the year 1917 as a year of war, revolution, upheaval and change. Crisscrossing the globe and drawing on a range of disciplinary approaches, from military, social and economic history to museum, memory and cultural studies, the collection highlights how the First World War remains 'living history'. With contributions on the Russian revolutions, the entry of the United States into the war, the Caucasus and Flanders war fronts, as well as on India and New Zealand, and chapters by pre-eminent First World War academics, including Jay Winter, Annette Becker, and Michael Neiberg, the collection engages all with an interest in the era and in the history and commemoration of war
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主題 History, Modern -- 20th century -- Congresses
World War, 1914-1918 -- Influence -- Congresses
World politics -- 1900-1918 -- Congresses
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Influence -- Congresses
History
History of Military
Modern History
World History, Global and Transnational History
Imperialism and Colonialism
Political History
Alt Author Abbenhuis, Maartje, editor
Atkinson, Neill, editor
Baird, Kingsley, editor
Romano, Gail, editor
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