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De Gaulle : statesmanship, grandeur, and modern democracy

Author: Daniel J Mahoney
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A detailed study of the thought and action of Charles de Gaulle. This volume is neither biography nor historical narrative, although it addresses important aspects of de Gaulle's life and political  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mahoney, Daniel J., 1960-
De Gaulle.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996
(OCoLC)603750202
Online version:
Mahoney, Daniel J., 1960-
De Gaulle.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996
(OCoLC)607124982
Named Person: Charles de Gaulle; Charles de Gaulle; Charles de Gaulle; Charles de Gaulle; Charles de Gaulle; Charles de Gaulle
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel J Mahoney
ISBN: 0275949222 9780275949228
OCLC Number: 33818978
Description: xiii, 188 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Thought and Action of Charles de Gaulle --
De Gaulle's Idea of France --
"The Man of Character" as "Born Protector": Magnanimity, Justice, and Moderation in de Gaulle's The Edge of the Sword --
De Gaulle's "Mission" and the Legitimacy of Free France --
Democracy, Greatness, and Civilization: De Gaulle and a "Certain Conception of Man" --
De Gaulle's Constitutional Correction: Executive Power and the Theory and Practice of Modern Republicanism --
The Unity of Europe and the Greatness of France: De Gaulle's Vision of a Europe of Nations.
Responsibility: Daniel J. Mahoney ; foreword by Pierre Manent.
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