The last great Frenchman: a life of General de Gaulle

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Publisher:
J. Wiley,
Pub. Date:
1995.
Language:
English
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Critical acclaim for The Last Great Frenchman"This is a splendid popular biography . . . recounted with verve and anecdotal warmth, along with fresh appraisals of de Gaulle's career as soldier, politician, and head of state." --Publishers Weekly."Highly readable. . . . It is to Williams' credit that he is able to get so close to such a prickly personality." --San Francisco Chronicle"Charles Williams has matched a great subject by something near to a great book." --Daily Telegraph (London)"Marvelous vignettes. . . . Williams tells his story with pace and skill." --Martin Gilbert
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