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Resistance and collaboration in Nazi-occupied Paris
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The memory of the French resistance – Prof. Robert Gildea

The memory of the French resistance – Prof. Robert Gildea | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
On 16 March Prof. Robert Gildea of Oxford University spoke at Swansea University on the subject of the memory of the French resistance.  His paper was sponsored by the Conflict, Reconstruction and Memory (CRAM) research group.  Prof. Gildea is author of numerous ground-breaking books on modern France.  His most recent work is Fighters in the…
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Resisting the Familiar Narrative of Resistance in France - Books

Resisting the Familiar Narrative of Resistance in France - Books | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it

One of the welcome elements to Robert Gildea’s ‘Fighters in the Shadows’ is the centrality he gives to the role of Jewish resisters in occupied France.

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'Paris at War' Is a Definitive, Though Necessarily Incomplete, Monument - PopMatters

'Paris at War' Is a Definitive, Though Necessarily Incomplete, Monument - PopMatters | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
David Drake has revived the Nazi Occupation of France with an obsessive and impressive sense of detail.
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Une carte interactive recense les rafles des enfants juifs

Une carte interactive recense les rafles des enfants juifs | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
On peut désormais localiser sur internet l'endroit où habitaient en France les 11'458 enfants juifs déportés vers les camps de la mort.

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François and Berthe Bousson | Parting Once Again | Themes | Marking 50 Years of Honoring Righteous Among the Nations

François and Berthe Bousson | Parting Once Again | Themes | Marking 50 Years of Honoring Righteous Among the Nations | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
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Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French ... - The Independent

Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French ... - The Independent | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
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Shedding Light on Nazi-Occupied Paris - New York Times

Shedding Light on Nazi-Occupied Paris - New York Times | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
New York Times Shedding Light on Nazi-Occupied Paris New York Times As the anti-Semitic persecutions, the deportations of Jews and the arrests and executions of Communists intensified, Guéhenno tended to conflate their suffering in nationalist...
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Life in occupied Paris during World War II - OUPblog (blog)

Life in occupied Paris during World War II - OUPblog (blog) | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
OUPblog (blog) Life in occupied Paris during World War II OUPblog (blog) And apparently never read about the execution of hostages or Résistants reported in the daily papers or on posters in the Paris Metro, and never heard about friends and...
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Pithiviers et Beaune-la-Rolande, Loiret internement et déportation des juifs

Pithiviers et Beaune-la-Rolande, Loiret internement et déportation des juifs | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
De 1941 à 1943, plus de 18.000 juifs, dont près de 4.000 enfants, furent internés dans les deux camps de Pithiviers et Beaune-la-Rolande. dans le Loiret
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Paris through a Nazi lens: Propaganda images of occupied French capital show ... - Daily Mail

Paris through a Nazi lens: Propaganda images of occupied French capital show ... - Daily Mail | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
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True History of an Unknown Hero of the French Jewish Resistance - Jewish Daily Forward

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Charlotte Sorkine was born in Paris on February 15, 1925. Her mother was born in Braila, Romania, and her father in Rogachev (now Belarus).
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Wartime in Paris: Sheffield scholar's diary to be filmed - Times Higher Education

Wartime in Paris: Sheffield scholar's diary to be filmed - Times Higher Education | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
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Born in France to French parents, Madeleine Blaess (1918-2003) grew up in Yorkshire and graduated from the University of Leeds in 1939.
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Patrick Modiano, True Detective

Patrick Modiano, True Detective | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it

The Nobel Laureate set out to solve the mysteries of the French Occupation. Instead, he created his own.

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Photography: Sedition in the stores : Nature : Nature Publishing Group

Photography: Sedition in the stores : Nature : Nature Publishing Group | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it

Laura Spinney extols Robert Doisneau's haunting images of the Paris natural history museum under occupation.

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The Anarchists Who Liberated Paris, & Why They Did It - Anarkismo.net

The Anarchists Who Liberated Paris, & Why They Did It - Anarkismo.net | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
A short account of General Leclerc's 9th Company, better known as La Nueve, who were the first allied soldiers to link with the resistance in the liberation of Paris.
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A Tourist Map of Occupied Paris, Issued to German Soldiers During WWII - Slate Magazine (blog)

A Tourist Map of Occupied Paris, Issued to German Soldiers During WWII - Slate Magazine (blog) | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
This map, published in October 1940, was used by German troops on leave in occupied Paris. The city, under German control since June of that year, served as a relatively calm location for soldiers to take R&R.
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"Paris outragée, Paris brisée, Paris martyrisée ! Mais Paris libérée !"

"Paris outragée, Paris brisée, Paris martyrisée ! Mais Paris libérée !" | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
À l'occasion des commémorations de la Libération de Paris, FRANCE 24 vous fait revivre la semaine d'insurrection dans la capitale française. Soixante-dix ans après, les derniers témoins nous racontent les combats et les sacrifices qui ont permis de mettre fin à quatre ans d'occupation.
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Alice Koenigswarter Halphen and the Rue des Deux Ponts | Isis ...

Alice Koenigswarter Halphen and the Rue des Deux Ponts | Isis ... | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
The Ile-St-Louis, a wealthy residential area in central Paris, appears today much as it did in the 17th Century, except for the even numbered side of rue des Deux Ponts, which was gutted between 1912 and 1930 to widen ...
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When French Irrationality Was Deadly The writers who fell in love with fascism - The New Republic

When French Irrationality Was Deadly The writers who fell in love with fascism - The New Republic | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
When French Irrationality Was Deadly The writers who fell in love with fascism The New Republic During the occupation, he became head of Vichy's General Commission for Jewish Affairs, and helped the Germans to organize the deportation of Jews from...
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The French Resistance: A History with Olivier Wieviorka

Lecture by Olivier Wieviorka, moderated by Robert O. Paxton The French Resistance remains a legend in France today, but its history differs from the myth. Ol...
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3quarksdaily: The 400 Blows

3quarksdaily: The 400 Blows | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
The past, in Franju's cinematic vision, was not safely past; events such as the German occupation and postwar purges, the round-ups of French Jews and their deportation to the death camps, continued to inform the present in myriad ...
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SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY | More Intelligent Life

SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY | More Intelligent Life | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
In the summer of 1940, Johann was among the second wave of German soldiers to reach Paris. The May invasion of France had brought fighting troops, tall, fit, healthy-looking men, goose-stepping victoriously down the Champs-Elysées in ...
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Paris was liberated by revolt in August 1944 - Socialist Worker

Paris was liberated by revolt in August 1944 - Socialist Worker | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
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Paris was liberated by revolt in August 1944
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The liberation of Paris in August 1944 is usually shown as ecstatic crowds welcoming the British and US military.
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Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme Exposition Rue des Rosiers

Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme Exposition Rue des Rosiers | Occupied Paris, 1940-44 | Scoop.it
Exposition Rue des Rosiers Le Marais juif, 1974-1975 Photographies d’Alécio de Andrade du 21 juillet au 6 octobre 2013 au Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme

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