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After YugoslaviaThe Cultural Spaces of a Vanished Land

After Yugoslavia: The Cultural Spaces of a Vanished Land

Radmila Gorup (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784023
eISBN:
9780804787345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784023.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

More than twenty years have passed since the disintegration of Yugoslavia, a multiethnic country that did not establish nation-states like most of Europe but opted for a confederation. In the 1990s, ... More

Another HungaryThe Nineteenth-Century Provinces in Eight Lives

Another Hungary: The Nineteenth-Century Provinces in Eight Lives

Robert Nemes

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804795913
eISBN:
9780804799126
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804795913.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells the story of eight men and women with deep roots in provincial Hungary. "Hungary" before the First World War meant the eastern half of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the second largest ... More

Between Justice and PoliticsThe Ligue des Droits de l'Homme, 1898-1945

Between Justice and Politics: The Ligue des Droits de l'Homme, 1898-1945

William D. Irvine

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753173
eISBN:
9780804767873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753173.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book focuses on the first fifty years of the Ligue des droits de l'homme—the League of the Rights of Man—informed by the recently available archives of the organization. Founded during the ... More

Between StatesThe Transylvanian Question and the European Idea during World War II

Between States: The Transylvanian Question and the European Idea during World War II

Holly Case

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759861
eISBN:
9780804787550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759861.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Transylvanian Question—the struggle between Hungary and Romania for control of Transylvania—seems at first sight a side-show in the story of the Nazi New Order and the Second World War. These two ... More

Bronzes to BulletsVichy and the Destruction of French Public Statuary, 1941–1944

Bronzes to Bullets: Vichy and the Destruction of French Public Statuary, 1941–1944

Kirrily Freeman

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758895
eISBN:
9780804779715
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758895.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells the story of French statues and monuments that were melted down and shipped to Nazi munitions factories during the Second World War. Beginning with the economic context that led to ... More

Defending National TreasuresFrench Art and Heritage Under Vichy

Defending National Treasures: French Art and Heritage Under Vichy

Elizabeth Karlsgodt

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804770187
eISBN:
9780804777827
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804770187.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores the fate of art and cultural heritage during the Nazi occupation of France. The French cultural patrimony was a crucial locus of power struggles between German and French leaders ... More

East West MimesisAuerbach in Turkey

East West Mimesis: Auerbach in Turkey

Kader Konuk

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769747
eISBN:
9780804775755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769747.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book follows the plight of German-Jewish humanists who escaped Nazi persecution by seeking exile in a Muslim-dominated society. The book asks why philologists like Erich Auerbach found humanism ... More

Forging A Multinational StateState Making in Imperial Austria from the Enlightenment to the First World War

Forging A Multinational State: State Making in Imperial Austria from the Enlightenment to the First World War

John Deak

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804795579
eISBN:
9780804795937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804795579.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells the story of the origins and shared history of representative and democratic institutions in central Europe—a history that has been largely erased by the nation-state-centered ... More

A Frenchwoman's Imperial StoryMadame Luce in Nineteenth-Century Algeria

A Frenchwoman's Imperial Story: Madame Luce in Nineteenth-Century Algeria

Rebecca Rogers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804784313
eISBN:
9780804787246
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784313.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Eugénie Luce was a French schoolteacher who fled her husband and abandoned her family, migrating to Algeria in the early 1830s. By the mid-1840s she had become a major figure in debates around ... More

Genocide in the CarpathiansWar, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945

Genocide in the Carpathians: War, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945

Raz Segal

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804796668
eISBN:
9780804798976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796668.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Genocide in the Carpathians presents the history of Subcarpathian Rus', a multiethnic and multireligious borderland in the heart of Europe. This society of Carpatho-Ruthenians, Jews, Magyars, and ... More

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