Postcards from the Front Cover Image

Képeslapok a frontról
Postcards from the Front

Author(s): István Majoros
Subject(s): Cultural history, Military history, Social history, 19th Century, Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919)
Published by: Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Új-és Jelenkori Egyetemes Történeti Tanszék
Keywords: postcard; poilu; franchise; military control; public relations;
Summary/Abstract: The study presents in brief the history of the postcards in Europe. Then the author examines and analyzes the pictures, the official and private texts of the French postcards during the First World War. He tries to present the role of the postcards in manipulating of the soldiers and civils.

  • Page Range: 769-778
  • Page Count: 10
  • Publication Year: 2015
  • Language: Hungarian