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Title Battlefield events : landscape, commemoration and heritage / edited by Keir Reeves, Geoffrey R. Bird, Laura James, Birger Stichelbaut and Jean Bourgeois.

Published Abingdon, Oxon Routledge, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  303.66 BATT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xix, 270 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Routledge advances in event research series.
Routledge advances in event research series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Unquiet Grave : Exhuming and Reburying the Dead of Fromelles / Bruce Scates -- Maori chivalry during a British defeat : 150 years of remembering Gate Pa / Lloyd Carpenter -- Landscape, Soundscape and Youth : Memorable moments at the 90th Commemoration of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, 2007 / Geoffrey Bird -- Comines-Warneton 1914-2014 : a landscape approach / Birger Stichelbaut, Yannick Van Hollebeeke and Jean Bourgeois -- Celebrating peace and commemorating war in the city of Leper / Caroline Winter -- The heritage of "Flanders Fields" : Research, protection, management and commemoration of World War I landscapes in Flanders (Belgium) / Vandael L., Decoodt H., Dewilde M., Geleyns P., Himpe K., Pieters M. and Verboven H. -- Commemorating dissenting voices and stories : The Centenary of the Anti-Conscription Campaign in World War One / Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing and David Cragg -- Once more with feeling : commemorating Royal Air Force Bomber Command in late modern Britain / Damien Williams -- The Ghosts of Changi : Captivity and Pilgramage in Singapore / Kevin Blackburn -- Reading Darwin as a landscape of War / Laura James -- Examining Vanuatu's World War Two Memorial Places and Events / Keir Reeves and Joseph Cheer -- The community museum and the heritage of conflict in the Kelabit Highlands, Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo / Jonathan Sweet, Toyah Horman and Jennifer Rowe -- Negotiating the memories and myths of World War Two civilian suffering in the railways beneath London and Berlin / Samuel Merrill -- Remembering Wars in Vietnam : Commemoration, Memorialization and Heritage Management / William Logan -- Nation-building and the Development Case for Cultural Heritage : Solomon Islands / Julien Barbera -- Commemoration and Interpretation of World War II in Solomon Islands : A Practitioner's Perspective / Rowena Macdonald.
Summary Battlefield Events: Landscape, Commemoration and Heritage is an investigative and analytical study into the way in which significant landscapes of war have been constructed and imagined through events over time to articulate specific narratives and denote consequence and identity.
Other author Reeves, Keir, editor.
Bird, Geoffrey R., editor.
James, Laura, editor.
Stichelbaut, Birger, editor.
Bourgeois, Jean, editor.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.
War and society.
Cultural property -- Social aspects.
Landscapes -- Social aspects.
War memorials.
Military parks.
ISBN 9781138900592 (hardback)