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Author Read, Piers Paul, 1941-

Title The Dreyfus affair : the scandal that tore France in two / Piers Paul Read.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    944.0812 REA    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 408 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Before the affair -- The French Revolution -- The Third Republic -- Edouard Drumont -- pt. 2. Alfred Dreyfus -- Evidence of treason -- Dreyfus accused -- Dreyfus condemned -- The Salvation Islands -- pt. 3. The affair -- The first Dreyfusards -- Colonel Picquart -- Commandant Esterhazy -- Emile Zola -- The pen versus the sword -- The road to Rennes -- Rennes -- The last act -- Epilogue -- Principal characters.
Subject Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935.
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935 -- Influence.
Scandals -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Trials (Treason) -- Political aspects -- France.
Antisemitism -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Religion and politics -- France -- History -- 19th century.
France -- Politics and government -- 1870-1940.
France -- History -- Third Republic, 1870-1940.
France -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
ISBN 9781608194322 (alk. paper)
1608194329 (alk. paper)

 
    
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