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Secret Service Ambiguities

in The Hunt for Nazi Spies: Fighting Espionage in Vichy France

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226438931
eISBN:
9780226438955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226438955.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the ambiguities of the secret service of Vichy France based on the memoirs of former members of the Vichy secret services and their veterans' association newsletter. The ... More


Unlikely Collaboration: Gertrude Stein, Bernard Faÿ, and the Vichy Dilemma

Barbara Will

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231152631
eISBN:
9780231526418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231152631.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In 1941, the Jewish American writer and avant-garde icon Gertrude Stein embarked on one of the strangest intellectual projects of her life: translating for an American audience the speeches of ... More


The Hunt for Nazi Spies: Fighting Espionage in Vichy France

Simon Kitson

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226438931
eISBN:
9780226438955
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226438955.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

From 1940 to 1942, French secret agents arrested more than two thousand spies working for the Germans and executed several dozen of them—all despite the Vichy government's declared collaboration with ... More


Martial Visitors

in We'll Always Have Paris: American Tourists in France since 1930

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226473789
eISBN:
9780226473802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226473802.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Vichy government made a sensible decision in October 1940 imposing an almost complete absence of tourism due to gas rationing and its own restrictions on foreigners entering its territory; it ... More


Bronzes to Bullets: Vichy and the Destruction of French Public Statuary, 1941–1944

Kirrily Freeman

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758895
eISBN:
9780804779715
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758895.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells the story of French statues and monuments that were melted down and shipped to Nazi munitions factories during the Second World War. Beginning with the economic context that led to ... More


Assistance to Jews and to Allied Soldiers and Airmen in France: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH

Claire Andrieu

in Resisting Genocide: The Multiple Forms of Rescue

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199333493
eISBN:
9780190235628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333493.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter focuses on the help extended to Jews and Allied soldiers and airmen parachuting into France during World War II, together with the social recognition that was bestowed upon them. It ... More


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