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The Resource Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams

Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams

Label
Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history
Title
Pétain
Title remainder
how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history
Statement of responsibility
Charles Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Charles
Dewey number
  • 944.081/6/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC342.8.P4
LC item number
W55 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pétain, Philippe
  • France
  • Heads of state
  • Marshals
  • France
  • France
Label
Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [272]-290) 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
On the wrong side of history -- "The son of my sorrow" -- Choosing the saber over the book -- Saint-Cyr: lessons in war -- The Dreyfus affair -- Love, retirement, and a new beginning -- The dogs of war -- "The German is the enemy" -- The battle of Verdun -- Hero of France and commander-in-chief -- Total war -- Pétain, architect of victory -- Nini, the wife next door -- Saving the Spanish in Morocco -- The Politics of peace -- The hollow years -- The unpopular front -- Ambassador to Spain -- Defeat -- The road to Vichy -- The royal "we" -- The Germans, Darlan, and the Jewish question -- The specter of communism -- The trap -- The collapse of the house of cards -- Occupied France -- Vichy: the final act -- Reluctant flight -- The Marshal of France defends his honor -- Prison for life
Control code
ocm57965783
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781403970114
Lccn
2005040550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57965783
  • (Sirsi) a853911
Label
Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [272]-290) 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
On the wrong side of history -- "The son of my sorrow" -- Choosing the saber over the book -- Saint-Cyr: lessons in war -- The Dreyfus affair -- Love, retirement, and a new beginning -- The dogs of war -- "The German is the enemy" -- The battle of Verdun -- Hero of France and commander-in-chief -- Total war -- Pétain, architect of victory -- Nini, the wife next door -- Saving the Spanish in Morocco -- The Politics of peace -- The hollow years -- The unpopular front -- Ambassador to Spain -- Defeat -- The road to Vichy -- The royal "we" -- The Germans, Darlan, and the Jewish question -- The specter of communism -- The trap -- The collapse of the house of cards -- Occupied France -- Vichy: the final act -- Reluctant flight -- The Marshal of France defends his honor -- Prison for life
Control code
ocm57965783
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781403970114
Lccn
2005040550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57965783
  • (Sirsi) a853911

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