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The Resource The general : Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved, Jonathan Fenby

The general : Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved, Jonathan Fenby

Label
The general : Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved
Title
The general
Title remainder
Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Fenby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126799
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fenby, Jonathan
Dewey number
  • 944.082092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC240
LC item number
.F46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gaulle, Charles de
  • Presidents
  • France
  • France
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Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved
Label
The general : Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved, Jonathan Fenby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Herman Graf Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [665]-674) 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
Part one: reaching for the heights. Edge of the abyss -- 'I, General de Gaulle' -- Part two: the making of a rebel. 'Un petit Lillois ¡a Paris'-- War -- 'Generation of catastrophes' -- The constant rebel -- Debacle -- Part three: one man's constant combat. 'France has not lost the war -- Family time -- Allies at odds -- At the summit -- Resistance and collaboration -- Blitzkrieg -- Going home -- Liberation -- Part four: from victory to defeat. Witches' brew -- Foreign affairs -- Pet¡ain and Laval -- 'Nest of intrigues' -- 'That will teach them' -- 'Guide for the nation' -- Triumphs and tragedies -- Part five: the road back. Biding his time -- 'I will see' -- Saving the ship -- First in France -- Part six. republican monarch. The sovereign, his court, and his people -- Algeria -- Raising the game -- The crucible -- Full house -- Facing France -- Tilting at windmills -- Part seven: shadows and night. 'Great things always end badly' -- The ides of march -- Counter-punch -- Final act
Control code
876397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 707 pages
Isbn
9781616086008
Lccn
2012013918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616086008
Label
The general : Charles de Gaulle and the France he saved, Jonathan Fenby
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Herman Graf Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [665]-674) 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
Part one: reaching for the heights. Edge of the abyss -- 'I, General de Gaulle' -- Part two: the making of a rebel. 'Un petit Lillois ¡a Paris'-- War -- 'Generation of catastrophes' -- The constant rebel -- Debacle -- Part three: one man's constant combat. 'France has not lost the war -- Family time -- Allies at odds -- At the summit -- Resistance and collaboration -- Blitzkrieg -- Going home -- Liberation -- Part four: from victory to defeat. Witches' brew -- Foreign affairs -- Pet¡ain and Laval -- 'Nest of intrigues' -- 'That will teach them' -- 'Guide for the nation' -- Triumphs and tragedies -- Part five: the road back. Biding his time -- 'I will see' -- Saving the ship -- First in France -- Part six. republican monarch. The sovereign, his court, and his people -- Algeria -- Raising the game -- The crucible -- Full house -- Facing France -- Tilting at windmills -- Part seven: shadows and night. 'Great things always end badly' -- The ides of march -- Counter-punch -- Final act
Control code
876397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 707 pages
Isbn
9781616086008
Lccn
2012013918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616086008

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