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Author Nossiter, Adam.

Title The Algeria Hotel : France, memory, and the Second World War / Adam Nossiter.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2001.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    940.5344 NOS    Available
Description 302 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-299).
Contents The Sewing Room -- Bordeaux, Papon, and the Exigencies of Memory -- The Stain on the Stone -- Papon's Wager -- The Missing Context -- The Exigencies of Memory -- The Judgment of Papon: History's Revenge -- Vichy and the Pleasures of Forgetting -- Bordeaux-Vichy -- The Past Effaced -- Reimagining the Past -- Interlude: Escape from Vichy -- Vichy and the Jews -- Vichy Lives -- Postscript: Xavier Vallat at the Parc -- Tulle: Living Memory -- Vichy-Tulle -- Its Normal Life -- Unavoidable Past -- Measuring Silence -- A Difficult Story -- The Privileged Witness -- Living Memory -- Woven History.
Subject Jews -- Persecutions -- France -- Public opinion.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- France -- Public opinion.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Collaborationists -- France -- Public opinion.
Public opinion -- France.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Public opinion.
France -- Ethnic relations.
ISBN 0395902452 : $26.00

 
    
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