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Author Curtis, Michale

Title Verdict On Vichy
Published New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2003
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Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1: THE JEWS OF FRANCE; CHAPTER 2: ANTI-SEMITISM IN FRANCE; CHAPTER 3: VICHY: THE FRENCH STATE; CHAPTER 4: THE NEW ANTI-SEMITIC LEGAL SYSTEM; CHAPTER 5: FROM DEFINITION TO DETENTION; CHAPTER 6: THE ARYANISATION PROCESS; CHAPTER 7: DETENTION BY VICHY; CHAPTER 8: PERSECUTION; CHAPTER 9: RESPONSE TO PERSECUTION; CHAPTER 10: BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA; CHAPTER 11: THE JUDGEMENTS OF PARIS; CHAPTER 12: SERVANTS OF THE STATE AND THE LAW
Chapter 13: the churches and anti-semitismconclusion; fate of some of the collaborators; select bibliography; notes
Summary This masterful book is the first comprehensive reappraisal of the Vichy France regime for over 20 years. France was occupied by Nazi Germany between 1940 and 1944, and the exact nature of France's role in the Vichy years is only now beginning to come to light. One of the main reasons that the Vichy history is difficult to tell is that some of France's most prominent politicians, including President Mitterand, have been implicated in the regime. This has meant that public access to key documents has been denied and it is only now that an objective analysis is possible. The fate of France a
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-367) and index
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Subject P├ętain, Philippe, 1856-1951 -- Influence.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Collaborationists -- France.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945.
Vichy (France) -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1322590621
1559706899
1628720638 (electronic bk.)
1628724366
1628724811
9781628720631 (electronic bk.)
9781628724813