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Deposition 1940-1944 : A Secret Diary of Life in Vichy France.

By: Werth, Léon.
Contributor(s): Ball, David.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (369 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780190499556.Subject(s): Werth, Léon,-1878-1955-Diaries | World War, 1939-1945-Personal narratives, French | France-History-German occupation, 1940-1945Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Deposition 1940-1944 : A Secret Diary of Life in Vichy FranceDDC classification: 940.53/44092 LOC classification: D811.5 .W478 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Half title -- Deposition 1940-1944 -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Translator's Introduction -- Introduction -- On Déposition -- Preface -- 1940 -- 1941 -- 1942 -- 1943 -- 1944 -- Biographical Dictionary -- Appendix: Charles de Gaulle, "The Call of June 18" -- Index.
Summary: This diary is one of the most precious--and readable--pieces of testimony about life in Vichy France under Nazi occupation. Léon Werth was a Jewish writer who left Paris in June 1940 and hid out in a small village. We see how the Occupation affected life in the countryside and, after his return to Paris, the insurrection of August 1944.
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Cover -- Half title -- Deposition 1940-1944 -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Translator's Introduction -- Introduction -- On Déposition -- Preface -- 1940 -- 1941 -- 1942 -- 1943 -- 1944 -- Biographical Dictionary -- Appendix: Charles de Gaulle, "The Call of June 18" -- Index.

This diary is one of the most precious--and readable--pieces of testimony about life in Vichy France under Nazi occupation. Léon Werth was a Jewish writer who left Paris in June 1940 and hid out in a small village. We see how the Occupation affected life in the countryside and, after his return to Paris, the insurrection of August 1944.

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