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The Resource Left Bank : art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50, Agnès Poirier

Left Bank : art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50, Agnès Poirier

Label
Left Bank : art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50
Title
Left Bank
Title remainder
art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50
Statement of responsibility
Agnès Poirier
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An incandescent group portrait of the midcentury artists and thinkers whose lives, loves, collaborations, and passions were forged against the wartime destruction and postwar rebirth of Paris"--Amazon.com
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poirier, Agnès
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rive gauche (Paris, France)
  • Paris (France)
Label
Left Bank : art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50, Agnès Poirier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. War was my master -- The fall -- The choice -- The fight -- The desire -- II. Modern times -- A philosophy of existence -- Lust and emancipation -- A third way -- III. The ambiguities of action -- How not to be a communist? -- Love, style, drugs, and loneliness -- Action and dissidence -- "Paris's gloom is a powerful astringent" -- IV. Sharpening the senses -- "They owned art while we were just full of dollars" -- Stimulating the nerves -- Anger, spite, and failure -- Vindicated -- Farewells and a new dawn
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 331 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781627790246
Lccn
2017023902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)982538506
  • (OCoLC)ocn982538506
  • 934349
Label
Left Bank : art, passion, and the rebirth of Paris, 1940-50, Agnès Poirier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. War was my master -- The fall -- The choice -- The fight -- The desire -- II. Modern times -- A philosophy of existence -- Lust and emancipation -- A third way -- III. The ambiguities of action -- How not to be a communist? -- Love, style, drugs, and loneliness -- Action and dissidence -- "Paris's gloom is a powerful astringent" -- IV. Sharpening the senses -- "They owned art while we were just full of dollars" -- Stimulating the nerves -- Anger, spite, and failure -- Vindicated -- Farewells and a new dawn
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 331 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781627790246
Lccn
2017023902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)982538506
  • (OCoLC)ocn982538506
  • 934349

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