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Scarred Landscapes
By Chris Pearson

Scarred Landscapes

War and Nature in Vichy France

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Scarred Landscapes by Chris Pearson

Book Awards

  • Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2009.

Book Description

Based on detailed archival research and site visits, Scarred Landscapes is the first environmental history of Vichy France. From mountains and marshlands to foresters and resisters, it examines the intricate and often surprising connections between war, history, and the 'natural' environment during these turbulent years.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230220126
ISBN-10: 0230220126
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 268
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 31-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Chris Pearson

CHRIS PEARSON is Research Associate in Historical Studies at the University of Bristol, UK, where he specializes in the environmental history of war and militarism. He has published articles in Environmental History and Revue forestiere francaise.

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