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The Resource Blood in the city : violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945, Richard D.E. Burton

Blood in the city : violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945, Richard D.E. Burton

Label
Blood in the city : violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945
Title
Blood in the city
Title remainder
violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945
Statement of responsibility
Richard D.E. Burton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burton, Richard D. E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DC723
LC item number
.B87 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Historic sites
  • Violence
Label
Blood in the city : violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945, Richard D.E. Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Paris à vol d'oiseau (1789-1914) -- Violent origins : the taking of the Bastille (July 1789) -- Killing the king : Place de la Révolution/Concorde (21 January 1793) -- Vendôme/Invalides : the Paris of the Bonapartes (1802-1871) -- Heart of the city : Place de Grève/Hôtel de Ville (1789-1871) -- The miraculous medal : Rue du Bac (1830) -- Killing the living, burying the dead : Père-Lachaise (1804-1945) -- Conversion? Paul Claudel at Notre-Dame (Christmas 1886) -- Church prowling : the back-to-front pilgrimage of Joris-Karl Huysmans (1884-1892)-- Marble versus iron : Sacré-Coeur and the Eiffel Tower (1871-1914) -- Operation Spring breeze : Rue des Rosiers, Vel' d'Hiv', Drancy (July-August 1942) -- Purging the city : Paris libre (August 1944-October 1945) -- Conclusion: blood in the city, 1789-1945 -- Sacrificial victims : a chronology
Control code
46353319
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 395 p.
Isbn
9780801438684
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001001239
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Blood in the city : violence and revelation in Paris, 1789-1945, Richard D.E. Burton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Paris à vol d'oiseau (1789-1914) -- Violent origins : the taking of the Bastille (July 1789) -- Killing the king : Place de la Révolution/Concorde (21 January 1793) -- Vendôme/Invalides : the Paris of the Bonapartes (1802-1871) -- Heart of the city : Place de Grève/Hôtel de Ville (1789-1871) -- The miraculous medal : Rue du Bac (1830) -- Killing the living, burying the dead : Père-Lachaise (1804-1945) -- Conversion? Paul Claudel at Notre-Dame (Christmas 1886) -- Church prowling : the back-to-front pilgrimage of Joris-Karl Huysmans (1884-1892)-- Marble versus iron : Sacré-Coeur and the Eiffel Tower (1871-1914) -- Operation Spring breeze : Rue des Rosiers, Vel' d'Hiv', Drancy (July-August 1942) -- Purging the city : Paris libre (August 1944-October 1945) -- Conclusion: blood in the city, 1789-1945 -- Sacrificial victims : a chronology
Control code
46353319
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 395 p.
Isbn
9780801438684
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001001239
Other physical details
ill., maps

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