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Triumph of the Dead: American World War II Cemeteries, Monuments, and Diplomacy in France

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An investigation into the relationship between history, art, architecture, memory, and diplomacy.
 
Between 1948 and 1956, the United States government planned an enormous project to build fourteen permanent overseas military cemeteries in Europe. These park-like burial grounds eventually would hold the graves of approximately 80,000 American soldiers and nurses who died d
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Hardcover, 232 pages
Published September 25th 2018 by University Alabama Press
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