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    • Verdict on Vichy

    • Power and Prejudice in the Vichy France Regim
    • By: Michael Curtis
    • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
    • Length: 20 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32

    This masterful audiobook is the first comprehensive reappraisal of the Vichy France regime for over 20 years. France was occupied by Nazi Germany between 1940 and 1944, and the exact nature of France's role in the Vichy years is only now beginning to come to light. One of the main reasons that the Vichy history is difficult to tell is that some of France's most prominent politicians, including President Mitterand, have been implicated in the regime. This has meant that public access to key documents has been denied and it is only now that an objective analysis is possible.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good book, marginal reading

    • By Eric on 11-14-14

    Regular price: $34.94