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Writing the story of France in World War II

Michael L. Berkvam

Writing the story of France in World War II

literature and memory, 1942-1958

by Michael L. Berkvam

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Published by University Press of the South in New Orleans .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • French fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Literature and the war.,
    • France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [453]-459) and index.

      StatementMichael L. Berkvam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ637.W35 B47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination468 p.
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL55097M
      ISBN 101889431648
      LC Control Number99067055

      Everybody suffered. He asks to be left behind and feels curiously at peace. We stayed at the windows, not knowing what else to do, and watched the fire works. The Japanese government, now headed by General Hidecki Tojo, a hard-line proponent of Imperial expansion, saw this "ultimatum" as tantamount to a declaration of war, a war Tojo wanted. He took a great risk in doing so, knowing that the discovery of his chronicle would have marked him for death. Overnight, life was pervaded with destruction and horror.

      Well, the dialog quickly becomes legible. Thomas, With best regards, Gaither P. Maps on end pages. But what emerges is a story of breathtaking ingenuity and an intriguing portrait of the fascinating game of wits between captives and captors, who were bound together by mutual respect and extraordinary tolerance. The heavy radar-controlled guns command the only deepwater channel that ships can use and must be silenced at all costs. No pity, nothing.

      Just in time, the explosives do their work, the guns are destroyed and the ships continue on their way to rescue the soldiers. Most of the men were gone fighting the war and the women and children were left to fend for themselves, and hundreds of thousands died of starvation. Suspicion falls on Panayis, who is also suspected of being a double agent. Christopher Banks is born and raised in Shanghai but when his parents mysteriously disappear, he is sent to England.


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