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Collaboration and resistance : images of life in Vichy France, 1940-44

Collaboration and resistance : images of life in Vichy France, 1940-44

Author: Denis Peschanski
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Collaboration and Resistance: Images of Life in Vichy France, 1940-1944 offers an unprecedented view of French life during World War II under German occupation. Most of these images came from the Vichy government office of information and propaganda and have not been seen in historical context. Some have never before been published. Other images, such as posters, newspapers, leaflets, and rare photographs that make  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
illustrated books
Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Images de la France de Vichy. English.
Collaboration and resistance.
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2000
Named Person: Philippe Pétain; Philippe Pétain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denis Peschanski
ISBN: 0810941236 9780810941236
OCLC Number: 42726190
Description: 257, [7] pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
A leader, a myth --
Values --
Molding a new society --
Working for France --
Working for the occupying power --
Engulfed by daily life --
Culture(s) --
The extremists --
The people of the underground --
War of images, war of symbols --
Appendix 1. The collection of war photographs of the Documentation Française --
Appendix 2. The relève through the filter of propaganda, from the photographic collection of Vichy --
Other Titles: Images de la France de Vichy.
Responsibility: texts by Denis Peschanski [and others] ; translated from the French by Lory Frankel.


Through hundreds of documents and photographs, this book offers a view of life in France during the German occupation of World War II. Material includes posters, newspapers and leaflets from the  Read more...


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