French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories / Claire Gorrara
- Gorrara, Claire
- Manchester ; New York : Manchester UP, 2012.
New York : Distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan.
- Physical Description:
- viii, 151 pages ; 23 cm.
- Cultural history of modern war
- Introduction: mapping French memories of the Second World War -- 1. Resisters and the resistance: challenging the epic in French crime fiction of the 1940s and 1950s -- 2. Forgotten crimes: representing Jewish wartime experience in French crime fiction of the 1950s and 1960s -- 3. Resurgent collaboration: revisiting collaboration in French crime fiction of the 1980s -- 4. Survivor stories: representing persecution and extermination in French crime fiction of the 1980s and 1990s -- 5. Mobilising memory: reading the Second World War in children's crime fiction of the 1990s and 2000s -- Conclusion: memories past, present and future.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-146) and index.
View MARC record | catkey: 9368925