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"Our glorious past" : Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War, David R. Marples

Label
"Our glorious past" : Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War
Title
"Our glorious past"
Title remainder
Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War
Statement of responsibility
David R. Marples
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This timely book examines how the regime of President Aliaksandr Lukashenka has used the {u0091}Great Patriotic War' (1941-45) as a key element in state and identity formation in Belarus. The campaign was discernible from 2003 and intensified after a rift with Russia that led to a re-examination of the earlier policy of close political and economic partnership. David R. Marples focuses in particular on the years 2009 and 2010, which commemorated two 65th anniversaries: the liberation of Minsk (3 July 1944) and the end of World War II in Europe (9 May 1945). Using a variety of sources, this unique bo
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N$T
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Marples, David R
Dewey number
306.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D802.B38
LC item number
M37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Soviet and post-soviet politics and society,
Series volume
v. 124
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  • Lukashenko, Aleksandr
  • Collective memory
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Memorialization
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Belarus
  • Belarus
  • Lukashenko, Aleksandr
  • Lukašėnka, Aljaksandr R
  • German Occupation of Belarus (1941-1944)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Collective memory
  • Historiography
  • Memorialization
  • Military campaigns
  • Belarus
  • Geschichtspolitik
  • Nationalbewusstsein
  • Weltkrieg
  • Weißrussland
Label
"Our glorious past" : Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War, David R. Marples
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • PREFACE; TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTE ON TRANSLITERATION OF NAMES; INTRODUCTION: LUKASHENKA'S BELARUS; CHAPTER ONE: THE START OF THE WAR; Introduction; School Textbooks; Interlude: Soviet Rule Extends to Western Belarus; The Start of the Great Patriotic War; Evacuations; The View from the Military; CHAPTER TWO: THE GERMAN OCCUPATION REGIME; Introduction; School Textbooks; Life Under Occupation; Camps; Collaboration; The Holocaust; CHAPTER THREE: THE PARTISANS; Introduction; School Textbooks; Vasily Korzh; Sydir Kovpak; Organizing Partisans; The NKVD and NKGB; Operations
  • CHAPTER FOUR: VETERAN HEROESIntroduction; Pilot Heroes; Heroes of the Soviet Union; Non-Belarusians; Young Heroes; MVD, Espionage; Fighting the War from the Beginning to the End; Late War Heroes; Heroes on Distant Fronts; Zhukov and Belarus; Surviving Veterans; Female Veterans; Patriotic Education; CHAPTER FIVE: LIBERATION AND VICTORY; Introduction; Part One: Liberation of Belarus; School Textbooks; Narratives on the Liberation of Belarus; Part Two: Aerial Warfare; Part Three: Victory; CHAPTER SIX: HISTORIC SITES AND MEMORIALS; Chatyń (Khatyn); The Brest "Hero" Fortress
  • Liniya Stalina (The Stalin Line)Monuments; a) Minsk; b) Other Areas of Belarus; c) Monuments Outside Belarus; Finding the Dead; CHAPTER SEVEN: PUBLICIZING THE WAR; Museums; Conferences; Concerts and Public Displays; Commemorations; Books and Documentaries; The Fortress of War Movie; The 65th Anniversary of Liberation of Belarus, 2009; The 65th Anniversary of the Victory, 2010; CHAPTER EIGHT: HISTORICAL REVISIONISM; Background; Victory Day; War Losses; The Vilnius Declaration; Political Officers and Penal Battalions; Treatment of Veterans; Illia Kopyl and the Partisans; CONCLUSION
Control code
889343752
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 403 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783838266749
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
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4cbbba3c-4860-466b-aca6-83d752eeb79e
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889343752
Label
"Our glorious past" : Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War, David R. Marples
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • PREFACE; TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTE ON TRANSLITERATION OF NAMES; INTRODUCTION: LUKASHENKA'S BELARUS; CHAPTER ONE: THE START OF THE WAR; Introduction; School Textbooks; Interlude: Soviet Rule Extends to Western Belarus; The Start of the Great Patriotic War; Evacuations; The View from the Military; CHAPTER TWO: THE GERMAN OCCUPATION REGIME; Introduction; School Textbooks; Life Under Occupation; Camps; Collaboration; The Holocaust; CHAPTER THREE: THE PARTISANS; Introduction; School Textbooks; Vasily Korzh; Sydir Kovpak; Organizing Partisans; The NKVD and NKGB; Operations
  • CHAPTER FOUR: VETERAN HEROESIntroduction; Pilot Heroes; Heroes of the Soviet Union; Non-Belarusians; Young Heroes; MVD, Espionage; Fighting the War from the Beginning to the End; Late War Heroes; Heroes on Distant Fronts; Zhukov and Belarus; Surviving Veterans; Female Veterans; Patriotic Education; CHAPTER FIVE: LIBERATION AND VICTORY; Introduction; Part One: Liberation of Belarus; School Textbooks; Narratives on the Liberation of Belarus; Part Two: Aerial Warfare; Part Three: Victory; CHAPTER SIX: HISTORIC SITES AND MEMORIALS; Chatyń (Khatyn); The Brest "Hero" Fortress
  • Liniya Stalina (The Stalin Line)Monuments; a) Minsk; b) Other Areas of Belarus; c) Monuments Outside Belarus; Finding the Dead; CHAPTER SEVEN: PUBLICIZING THE WAR; Museums; Conferences; Concerts and Public Displays; Commemorations; Books and Documentaries; The Fortress of War Movie; The 65th Anniversary of Liberation of Belarus, 2009; The 65th Anniversary of the Victory, 2010; CHAPTER EIGHT: HISTORICAL REVISIONISM; Background; Victory Day; War Losses; The Vilnius Declaration; Political Officers and Penal Battalions; Treatment of Veterans; Illia Kopyl and the Partisans; CONCLUSION
Control code
889343752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 403 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783838266749
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4cbbba3c-4860-466b-aca6-83d752eeb79e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889343752

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