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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

Internationalism, National Identities, and Study AbroadFrance and the United States, 1890-1970

Internationalism, National Identities, and Study Abroad: France and the United States, 1890-1970

Whitney Walton

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762533
eISBN:
9780804773386
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762533.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book—a long-term study of educational travel between France and the United States—suggests that, by studying abroad, ordinary people are constructively involved in international relations. It ... More

Italy's Eighteenth CenturyGender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Italy's Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Paula Findlen, Wendy Wassyng Roworth, and Catherine M. Sama (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759045
eISBN:
9780804787543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759045.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the age of the Grand Tour, foreigners flocked to Italy to gawk at its ruins and paintings, enjoy its salons and cafés, attend the opera, and revel in their own discovery of its past, but they also ... More

Monsters by TradeSlave Traffickers in Modern Spanish Literature and Culture

Monsters by Trade: Slave Traffickers in Modern Spanish Literature and Culture

Lisa Surwillo

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804788793
eISBN:
9780804791830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804788793.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In 1808, the transatlantic slave trade began its transformation from a legal to an illegal enterprise. Although Spain signed a series of treaties outlawing the slave trade in the first third of the ... More

Nationalists Who Feared the NationAdriatic Multi-Nationalism in Habsburg Dalmatia, Trieste, and Venice

Nationalists Who Feared the Nation: Adriatic Multi-Nationalism in Habsburg Dalmatia, Trieste, and Venice

Dominique Kirchner Reill

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774468
eISBN:
9780804778497
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774468.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

We can often learn as much from political movements that failed as from those that achieved their goals. This book looks at one such frustrated movement: a group of community leaders and writers in ... More

The PlunderThe 1898 Anti-Jewish Riots in Habsburg Galicia

The Plunder: The 1898 Anti-Jewish Riots in Habsburg Galicia

Daniel Unowsky

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780804799829
eISBN:
9781503606104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804799829.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the 1898 anti-Jewish riots in western and central Galicia, the Habsburg province acquired in the eighteenth century partitions of Poland and now divided between Poland and Ukraine. ... More

A Political History of National Citizenship and Identity in Italy, 1861-1950

A Political History of National Citizenship and Identity in Italy, 1861-1950

Sabina Donati

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784511
eISBN:
9780804787338
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784511.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the historical origins and complex evolution of Italian national citizenship and identity from the political unification of monarchical Italy in 1861 to the first developments of ... More

Risen from RuinsThe Cultural Politics of Rebuilding East Berlin

Risen from Ruins: The Cultural Politics of Rebuilding East Berlin

Paul Stangl

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781503603202
eISBN:
9781503605503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503603202.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines city building in East Berlin from the end of World War II on May 8, 1945, until the construction of the Berlin Wall on August 13, 1961—a period of great interest in reshaping the ... More

Secret Intelligence in the European States System, 1918-1989

Secret Intelligence in the European States System, 1918-1989

Jonathan Haslam and Karina Urbach (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804783590
eISBN:
9780804788915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783590.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Like secret intelligence itself, the history of secret intelligence is elusive, for unknowns abound regarding the reliability and completeness of sources, and the motivations behind their release, ... More

The Singing TurkOttoman Power and Operatic Emotions on the European Stage from the Siege of Vienna to the Age of Napoleon

The Singing Turk: Ottoman Power and Operatic Emotions on the European Stage from the Siege of Vienna to the Age of Napoleon

Larry Wolff

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804795777
eISBN:
9780804799652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804795777.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores the important cultural phenomenon of operas about the Ottoman Turks in eighteenth-century Europe—from the 1680s to the 1820s—and considers what the figure of the singing Turk ... More

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