Dawn Of The Belle Epoque

Author: Mary McAuliffe PhD
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442209291
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" With the addition of an evocative new preface, Mary McAuliffe takes the reader back to these perilous years following the abrupt collapse of the Second Empire and France's uncertain venture into the Third Republic.

Paris Edinburgh

Author: Siân Reynolds
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317084071
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In a series of linked essays, based on research into contemporary archives, documents and publications in both countries, as well as on new developments in cultural research, this book explores an unexpected dimension of Scottish history, ...

Feminisms Of The Belle Epoque

Author: Jennifer R. Waelti-Walters
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803297487
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This volume consists of new translations of twenty-six representative selections from the belle äpoque, the period of cultural efflorescence in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century France.

A Belle Epoque

Author: Diana Holmes
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 9780857457011
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This book explores all these facets of the period, weaving them into a complex, multi-stranded argument about the importance of this rich period of French women's history.

Women In The Arts In The Belle Epoque

Author: Paul Fryer
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 147660102X
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This collection of new essays explores the role played by women practitioners in the arts during the period often referred to as the Belle Epoque, a turn of the century period in which the modern media (audio and film recording, ...

Mercedes And Auto Racing In The Belle Epoque 1895 1915

Author: Robert Dick
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786477326
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The history of the Mercedes provides the thread for this book that narrates the early history of automobile racing from the beginnings in 1895 until the First World War in 1915 when racing temporarily ceased.

Parisian Architecture Of The Belle Epoque

Author: Roy Johnston
Publisher: Academy Press
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This book, based on a thorough survey of Parisian buildings of the era, connects the medievalism of Viollet-le-Duc, the classical tradition of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and early developments in metal and concrete construction with modern ...

The Hypocrisy Of Justice In The Belle Epoque

Author: Benjamin F. Martin
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 9780807124949
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This measure is known for the Dreyfus affair but not for the civilian criminal justice
of the Belle Epoque. It is provided by an analysis of the remarkable, sensational
cases of Marguerite Steinheil, Therese Humbert, and Henriette Caillaux. In these
three "affairs," justice departed so far from its ideals that it was seen not as an
opportunity for the strict application of the law but for a system of rewards and
punishments meted out in accordance with an idiosyncratic view of social utility.