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Our Vichy gamble

William L. Langer

Our Vichy gamble

by William L. Langer

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Published by W. W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- France,
  • France -- Foreign relations -- France

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William L. Langer.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 412, xip. ;
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23819891M

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Nearly contemporaneous apology for U.S. government policy towards Vichy France Written by a scholar with access to a large amount of classified material, this work serves as an exploration and explanation of the U.S.

policy of working with and trying to influence the Vichy Regime of the État français (French State) during World War II.4/5. Sep 05,  · This book is a very thorough account of the international diplomacy that occurred mostly between the US and the various French groups (i.e.

de Gaullists, Vichy, the French in North Africa etc.) and also between the US and the UK. It's an amazing book and I 5/5(1). This book is a very thorough account of the international diplomacy that occurred mostly between the US and the various French groups (i.e. de Gaullists, Vichy, the French in North Africa etc.) and also between the US and the UK.

It's an amazing book and I consider it a must-read for any student of WWII.5/5(1). Our policy towards Vichy France documented by an historian in considerable detail (too considerable for the average reader), his material based on official papers of the U.S.

government made available for the first time. Here was the Our Vichy gamble book more criticized than any other — largely on ideological, liberal grounds. He examines the development of our relations with France, following its defeat.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital vega-books.com projects include the Wayback Machine, vega-books.com and vega-books.com Dr.

Langer, Coolidge Professor of History at Harvard, is one of the foremost diplomatic historians of our day. During the war he was head of the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic Services.

While serving in this capacity he was invited by Secretary Hull to prepare an account of American policy toward France from May to the assassination of Darlan on Christmas Eve of. Michael Gamble’s most popular book is Communication Works. Michael Gamble has 27 books on Goodreads with ratings. Michael Gamble’s most popular book is Communication Works.

Books by Michael Gamble. Michael Gamble Average rating · 70 ratings · 6 reviews · shelved times Showing 27 distinct works. Our Vichy gamble. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. MLA Citation.

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As of today we haveeBooks for you to download for free. No annoying ads, no download limits, enjoy it. This led to the belief that La Cagoule, a far-right organisation, was the armed branch of French synarchism, and that some important members of the Vichy Regime were synarchists.

The Vichy government ordered an investigation, leading to the Rapport Chavin but no evidence for the existence of the Mouvement Synarchiste d'Empire was found.

A factual record of United States relations with France, from the French defeat in the last war to Darlan's assassination, has been written by William L. Langer, Coolidge Processor of History at. The French State, popularly known as Vichy France, as led by Marshal Philippe Pétain after the Fall of France in before Nazi Germany, was quickly recognized by the Allies, as well as by the Soviet Union, until 30 June and Operation vega-books.comr France broke with the United Kingdom after the destruction of the French Fleet at Mers-el-Kebir.

Our Vichy Gamble (, history) The Challenge to Isolation, –40 (, history, with S. Gleason) The Undeclared War, –41 (, history, with S. Gleason) In and Out of the Ivory Tower (, memoir) New. NNDB MAPPER: Create a map starting with: William Leonard Langer:Born: Mar 16, The "Vichy Syndrome" Problem in History Bertram M.

Gordon Historical interest in the ways World War II has been remembered in France has on occasion in the last decade focused on the concept of a "Vichy syndrome." As used by its protagonists, the Vichy syndrome is a synecdoche for arguments that depict an agonized postwar France.

Weygand was born in Brussels of unknown parents. He was long suspected of being the illegitimate son of either Empress Carlota of Mexico and General Alfred Van der Smissen; or of her brother Leopold II, King of the Belgians, and Leopold's Polish vega-books.com der Smissen always seemed a likely candidate for Weygand's father because of the striking resemblance between the two vega-books.coms/wars: World War I, Polish–Soviet War.

Oct 01,  · DEFEAT in war invariably brings in its wake an avalanche of apologetic writing by the losers. The leaders of the vanquished nation are intent on exonerating themselves; men of action, military and political, who made history without much thought of how it would be written, suddenly become concerned about the opinions of posterity.

A debate, for the most part quite unedifying, begins at once Cited by: 2. William Leonard Langer (March 16, – December 26, ) was the chairman of the history department at Harvard vega-books.com was on leave during World War II as head of the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic vega-books.com was a specialist on the diplomacy of the periods – and –Relatives: Rudolf Ernest Langer, elder brother.

He was given access to all of the American government files on Vichy France, on the Synarchy, and inhe came out with a book called Our Vichy Gamble. And in the book, he laid out, I think very effectively, both the complexities of what the U.S.

was trying to do, and a very detailed roadmap of all of the different elements inside Vichy France. The Vichy Trial of at Riom.

In a great nation found itself at its lowest point in history. Having failed to act with determination and consistency after the triumph of the Versailles Agreement concluding the First World War, France found itself divided and occupied.

InWilliam L. Langer, a official of the wartime Office of Strategic Services (OSS), later a Harvard University professor, published an book-length account, Our Vichy Gamble (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, ), which was formally commissioned in by Secretary of State Cordell Hull.

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