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Diary of the dark years, 1940-1944 : collaboration, resistance, and daily life in occupied Paris

Author: Jean Guéhenno; David Ball
Publisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2002. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jean Guehenno's Diary of the Dark Years, 1940-1945 is the most oft-quoted piece of testimony on life in occupied France. A sharply observed record of day-to-day life under Nazi rule in Parisand a bitter commentary on literary life in those years, it has also been called ""a remarkable essay on courage and cowardice"" (Caroline Moorehead, Wall Street Journal). Here, David Ball provides not only the first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Diaries
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Personal narratives
Personal narratives, French
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Guéhenno, Jean, 1890-1978.
Diary of the dark years, 1940-1944 : collaboration, resistance, and daily life in occupied Paris.
New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2002, ©2014
xxxii, 304 pages
Named Person: Jean Guéhenno; Jean Guéhenno
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Guéhenno; David Ball
ISBN: 9780199970919 0199970912
OCLC Number: 882243136
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (337 pages)
Contents: Cover; Diary of the Dark Years, 1940-1944: Collaboration, Resistance, and Daily Life in Occupied Paris; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on the Text; Translator's Introduction; Preface; 1940; 1941; NOTICE; 1942; 1943; 1944; BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY; Appendix: CHARLES DE GAULLE : "THE CALL OF JUNE 18"; INDEX.
Responsibility: Jean Guéhenno ; translated and annotated by David Ball.

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The best account of living in Paris under the Nazis has finally been published. * The Scotsman * Compelling ... crisply translated, a fascinating blend of inward monologue and acute exterior Read more...

 
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