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Redesigning the Bundeswehr Museum of Military History in Dresden
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Militärhistorisches Museum Dresden
Categories: Dresden (Germany)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008* - Publisher:

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Bundeswehr Museum of Military History
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Militärhistorisches Museum der Bundeswehr in Dresden
Categories: Germany
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

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Does War Belong in Museums?
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Wolfgang Muchitsch
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-30 - Publisher: transcript Verlag

Presentations of war and violence in museums generally oscillate between the fascination of terror and its instruments and the didactic urge to explain violence and, by analysing it, make it easier to handle and prevent. The museums concerned also have to face up to these basic issues about the social
The Second World War in the Twenty-First-Century Museum
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Stephan Jaeger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-24 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Second World War is omnipresent in contemporary memory debates. As the war fades from living memory, this study is the first to systematically analyze how Second World War museums allow prototypical visitors to comprehend and experience the past. It analyzes twelve permanent exhibitions in Europe and North America –
The Myriad Legacies of 1917
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Maartje Abbenhuis, Neill Atkinson, Kingsley Baird, Gail Romano
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-25 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the ramifications of 1917, arguing that it was a cataclysmic year in world history. In this volume, thirteen scholars reflect on the myriad legacies of the year 1917 as a year of war, revolution, upheaval and change. Crisscrossing the globe and drawing on a range of disciplinary