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The Resource Dynamic of Destruction : Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War

Dynamic of Destruction : Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War

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Dynamic of Destruction : Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War
Title
Dynamic of Destruction
Title remainder
Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On 26 August 1914 the world-famous university library in the Belgian town of Louvain was looted and destroyed by German troops. The international community reacted in horror - 'Holocaust at Louvain' proclaimed the Daily Mail - and the behaviour of the Germans at Louvain came to be seen as the beginning of a different style of war, without the rules that had governed military conflict up to that point - a more total war, in which enemy civilians and their entire culture were now'legitimate' targets. Yet the destruction at Louvain was simply one symbolic moment in a wider wave of cultural destru
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kramer, Alan
Dewey number
940.405
Index
no index present
LC call number
D625
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Making of the Modern World
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War crimes
  • Cultural property
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Atrocities
  • Cultural property
  • Destruction and pillage
  • War crimes
Label
Dynamic of Destruction : Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
815381237
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (447 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281146786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815381237
Label
Dynamic of Destruction : Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
815381237
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (447 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281146786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815381237

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