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Author Drew, Allison, author

Title We are no longer in France : Communists in colonial Algeria / Allison Drew
Published New York : Manchester University Press, distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 311 pages) : map
Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
Contents Introduction-imagining socialism and communism in Algeria -- The land and its conquest -- Grappling for a communist foothold -- "The mountain 'was going communist': peasant struggles on the Mitidja -- "This land is not for sale": communists, nationalists and the popular front -- The nation in formation: communists and nationalists during the Second World War -- For an Algerian national front: unity and division in the liberation struggle -- Sparking an insurrection: pressure from the countryside -- "Our people will overcome": to the cities and the prisons -- "We need a country that talks": imagining the future Algeria -- Conclusion: Algerian communists and the new Algeria
Summary Recovers the lost history of colonial Algeria's communist movement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-297) and index
Notes Text in English
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Subject Ḥizb al-Shuyūʻī al-Jazāʼirī.
Communism -- Algeria.
Nationalism and communism -- Algeria -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1781707022