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France"s New Deal from the thirties to the Liberation by Philip G. Nord

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social change -- France -- History -- 20th century,
  • Economic development -- France -- History -- 20th century,
  • Political culture -- France -- History -- 20th century,
  • Arts, French -- 20th century,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 1914-1940,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 1940-1945,
  • France -- Cultural policy -- History -- 20th century,
  • France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPhilip Nord.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC389 .N67 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23735979M
ISBN 109780691142975
LC Control Number2009038281

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