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The Lasting War: Society and Identity in Britain, France and Germany after 1945

The Lasting War: Society and Identity in Britain, France and Germany after 1945 (Hardback)

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The Second World War brought suffering and trauma to the people of Europe on an unprecedented scale. This volume addresses World War II as a common European trauma by focusing on key trans-national developments and comparing the different wars as experienced by three similar civilian populations.

DONALD BLOXHAM Reader in History, University of Edinburgh, UK TONY CHAFER Professor of Contemporary French Area Studies and Director of the Centre for European and International Studies Research, University of Portsmouth, UK GEOFF ELEY Karl Pohrt Distinguished University Professor of Contemporary History, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA MARTIN EVANS Professor of Contemporary European History, University of Portsmouth, UK JULIET GARDINER Historian and full-time author HILARY FOOTITT Senior Research Fellow in French, University of Reading, UK EMMANUEL GODIN Principal Lecturer in French Studies, University of Portsmouth, UK SIMON KITSON Senior Lecturer in French Studies, University of Birmingham, UK GERD KNISCHEWSKI Senior Lecturer in German Politics, University of Portsmouth, UK TONY KUSHNER Professor in History, University of Southampton, UK TOM LAWSON Lecturer in Modern History, University of Winchester, UK MONICA RIERA Senior Lecturer at the Centre of European and International Studies Research, University of Portsmouth, UK GAVIN SCHAFFER Senior Lecturer in European History at the University of Portsmouth, UK RAINER SCHULZER Lecturer in Modern European History, University of Essex, UK PENNY SUMMERFIELD Professor of Modern History, University of Manchester, UK WENDY UGOLINI PhD Graduate, Department of Celtic and Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh

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