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The praetorians.

Author: Jean Lartéguy
Publisher: New York, Dutton, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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Covers the period in Algeria from the revolution of May, 1958, until December, 1960, when the paratroopers understand that the cause of French Algeria is lost for ever.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lartéguy, Jean, 1920-
Praetorians.
New York, Dutton, 1963
(OCoLC)551390474
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Lartéguy
OCLC Number: 1377793
Notes: Sequel to The Centurions.
Description: 352 pages 21 cm
Contents: Unpaid leave --
The three notes of the toad of Saint-Gilles-de-Valreyne --
The end of a myth --
The parade at the République --
The mutiny at the Aletti --
Week-end in Algiers --
The chouchouka of the 13th of May --
That morning anything was possible --
The faraway princess The Zaouia of Sheik Sidi Ahmou --
An 'objective' point of view --
Sector diary.
Responsibility: Translated from the French by Xan Fielding.

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Covers the period in Algeria from the revolution of May, 1958, until December, 1960, when the paratroopers understand that the cause of French Algeria is lost for ever.

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