The Republic of de Gaulle 1958–1969

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-04-20
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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The Republic of de Gaulle offers a comprehensive account - the fullest yet available in English - of the eleven years that followed the establishment of the Fifth Republic in 1958.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
List of tables
List of abbreviations
Chronological summary
Part I. The Two Foundings of the Fifth Republic: 1. The compromise of 1958
2. The problem of Algeria
3. The political evolution of the regime and the crisis of 1962
Part II. Charles de Gaulle and 50 Million French People: 4. The institutional and political framework
5. The golden age of growth
6. The birth of a consumer society
7. The policy of grandeur: a world design?
Part III. The Twilight of de Gaulle's Republic: 8. Early symptoms of a waning power
9. The crisis of 1968
10. Failed recovery and the end of de Gaulle's Republic

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