Literary Nonfiction. Translated from the French by Yves Henri Cloarec. Winner of the Third Annual Loose Translations Award, co-sponsored by Hanging Loose and Queens College-CUNY. In France, winner of the Prix Essai France Television and other literary awards. Fonclare writes of his beloved World War I museum and of the disease that forced him to surrender his directorship, a disease he has faced with great courage.