The last great Frenchman: a life of General de Gaulle

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Critical acclaim for The Last Great Frenchman "This is a splendid popular biography . . . recounted with verveand anecdotal warmth, along with fresh appraisals of de Gaulle'scareer as soldier, politician, and head of state." --PublishersWeekly. "Highly readable. . . . It is to Williams' credit that he is ableto get so close to such a prickly personality." --San FranciscoChronicle "Charles Williams has matched a great subject by something near toa great book." --Daily Telegraph (London) "Marvelous vignettes. . . . Williams tells his story with pace andskill." --Martin Gilbert
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subject_facet France -- Foreign relations -- 20th century, France -- Politics and government -- 20th century
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