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Vichy in the tropics

Pétain"s national revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, 1940-1944

by Eric Thomas Jennings

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Guadeloupe,
  • Madagascar,
  • Indochina
    • Subjects:
    • France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945,
    • France -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century,
    • Guadeloupe -- Colonial influence,
    • Guadeloupe -- History -- 20th century,
    • Madagascar -- Colonial influence,
    • Madagascar -- History -- 1885-1960,
    • Indochina -- Colonial influence,
    • Indochina -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-300) and index.

      StatementEric T. Jennings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC397 .J45 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950461M
      ISBN 100804741794
      LC Control Number2001042866

        The Eden Legacy by Will Adams (4th book in David Knox series) Entwined by Colette Gale (1st book in series) The Eye of the Tiger by Wilbur Smith Vichy in the Tropics: Pétain’s National Revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, Zoo Quest to .   Earlier books include Free French Africa in World War II: The African Resistance and Vichy in the Tropics Pétain’s National Revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, This event is co-sponsored by the History Department, the European Institute, and the Maison Française.

      The class categories mentioned in later accounts by witnesses of the Cochinchina Uprising and the August revolution were assigned only later, during the land reform after several interview sources assert that there was little or no awareness of class labels at this time, but only a general awareness of a great divide between the. 9This comparative framework is provided in my book, Vichy in the Tropics: Pétain’s National Revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, – (Stanford, CA, ). 10 David Marr,Vietnam, The Quest for Power (Berkeley, CA, ),

        Earlier books include Free French Africa in World War II: The African Resistance and Vichy in the Tropics Pétain's National Revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, This event is made possible by support from the Knapp Family Foundation. book for its clear three-part structure and multi-faceted approach. Moving from the high political transitions of the Franco-French colonial civil war between the Vichy state and its Gaullist opponents to the low social realities of a punitively extractive war effort, this is a work that defies simple categorization.


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