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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
  • plates
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
  • Heads of state
  • Marshals
  • France
  • France
  • France
Label
Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [285]-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, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781403970114
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 811716
  • (Sirsi) o57965783
Label
Pétain : how the hero of France became a convicted traitor and changed the course of history, Charles Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [285]-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, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781403970114
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 811716
  • (Sirsi) o57965783

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