History and popular memory : the power of story in moments of crisis

Level E A907.2 /744880 Available
Full title: History and popular memory : the power of story in moments of crisis / Paul A. Cohen.
Main author: Cohen, Paul A.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The battle of Kosovo of 1389 and Serbian nationalism
  • The fall of Masada and modern Jewish memory
  • Chiang Kai-Shek, Chinese nationalist policy, and the story of King Goujian
  • The enigma of the appeal of Joan of Arc in wartime France
  • Artful propaganda in World War II : Eisenstein's Alexander Nevsky and Olivier's Henry V.