The Locust Years: The Story of the Fourth French Republic, 1946-1958

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Secker & Warburg, 1991 - History - 431 pages
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THE LOCUST YEARS: The Story of the Fourth French Republic 1946-1958

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An authoritative and weighty history of France's Fourth Republic (1946-58) by the former Paris correspondent for the Times of London. By the end of WW II, many French politicians despaired of their ... Read full review

The locust years: the story of the Fourth French Republic, 1946-1958

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The Fourth Republic saw colonial wars in Southeast Asia and North Africa, the founding of the European Community (EEC), and a national unity represented only through multiparty coalitions that could ... Read full review


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