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List of Illustrations vii Acknowledgements viii Notes on contributors ix Introduction 1 William Kidd and Brian Murdoch Part One Memorials and remembrance, 1915-30 11 1 Rodin's Bourgeois de Calais: commemorating a French national ideal in London 13 Axel Lapp 2 Making the Great War great: 1914-18 war memorials in Wallonia 26 Laurence van Ypersele 3 Belonging to a 'grandiose' family: visual memory and representations of the chain of solidarity between the generations in French First World War culture 41 Marie-Monique Huss 4 The Scottish National War Memorial 61 Angus Calder 5 Ordeal and re-affirmation: masculinity and the construction of Scottish and English national identity in Great War memorial sculpture 1919-30 75 J.A. Black 6 Memory and prophecy among the war-graves: Hans Chlumberg's drama, Miracle at Verdun 92 Brian Murdoch Part Two Remembering and forgetting, from the Second World War to the present 105 7 'To the Lads who came back': memorial windows and Rolls of Honour in Scotland 107 William Kidd 8 War, family, commemoration: a path to history 127 J.-S Seriot 9 Remembering and embroidering in Jean Rouaud's family cycle 140 Geoff Woollen 10 Communal myth and silenced memories: the unremembered experience of Italians in Scotland during the Second World War 151 Wendy Ugolini 11 Liberating France without the French: grammars of representation 167 Hilary Footitt 12 The victims of the purges in Liberation France: between memory, oblivion and catharsis 179 Francois Rouquet Part Three Collective memory in question: challenge and reconstruction? 193 13 Memory, distortion and the war in German popular culture: the case of Konsalik 195 Maggie Sargeant 14 The problematic commemoration of war in the early films of Alain Resnais 207 Alastair Duncan 15 Pierre Drieu la Rochelle, Louis Malle and the ambiguous memory of French fascism 220 Hugo Frey 16 Occupation memories: French history and the Aubrac affair in the 1990s 233 Hanna Diamond and Claire Gorrara 17 Transmission of memory in the classroom: France and the Algerian war in the 1990s 245 Jo McCormack 18 From 'hereditary enmity' to Franco-German entente: shared memory and the construction of friendship 261 Jean-Marc Trouille Index 273Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: War memorials Congresses, Memory Congresses, War and society Congresses, World War, 1914-1918 Memorials Congresses, World War, 1939-1945 Memorials Congresses