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France and the Dreyfus affair : a documentary history

Author: Michael Burns
Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martins, ©1999.
Series: Bedford series in history and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Dreyfus affair - the infamous account of Jewish army officer and French citizen Alfred Dreyfus unjustly convicted of treason in 1894 - was the most significant political and social crisis of fin-de-siecle Europe. In the first book designed to introduce students to the broad outlines and significant legacies of the affair, the author deftly interweaves text with documents, tracing the course of events. He  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trials, litigation, etc
Named Person: Alfred Dreyfus; Alfred Dreyfus; Dreyfus, Familie
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Burns
ISBN: 0312111673 9780312111670 0312218133 9780312218133
OCLC Number: 40593627
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: xiv, 210 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The epoch --
The arrest --
Trial and exile --
Treasons and strategems --
J'accuse --
High courts --
The world's affair --
Encores and legacies.
Series Title: Bedford series in history and culture.
Responsibility: Michael Burns.
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This work provides a brief documentary history of the Dreyfus affair, the infamous episode in which a French Jewish army officer, Alfred Dreyfus, was unjustly convicted of treason in 1894 and 1899  Read more...

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"In both his analysis and his choice of documents, Michael Burns has brilliantly captured all the complexity and the passion of the Dreyfus affair. I salute his achievement."

 
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