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The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning

 
 
 
 
The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning
Author: James E. Young
ISBN 13: 9780300059915
ISBN 10: 300059914
Edition: Revised ed.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 1994-01-25
Format: Paperback
Pages: 415
List Price: $45.00
 
 

This fascinating work examines Holocaust monuments and museums in Europe, Israel, and America, exploring how every nation remembers the Holocaust according to its own traditions, ideals, and experiences.

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Young (English and Judaic studies, U. of Mass., Amherst) examines Holocaust monuments and museums in Europe, Israel, and America, exploring how every nation remembers the Holocaust according to its own traditions, ideals, and experiences, and how these memorials reflect their place in contemporary aesthetic and architectural discourse. Thoroughly and well illustrated. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)