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The Dreyfus Affair: A Chronological History

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The Dreyfus Affair: A Chronological History

The Dreyfus Affair: A Chronological History
George Whyte | Palgrave Macmillan | Pages: 560 | 2008-04-15 | ISBN: 0230202853 | PDF | 10.4 Mb

This account of the Dreyfus Affair, chronicles for the first time in English and day by day, the drama that destabilized French society (1894-1906) and reverberated across the world. A deliberate miscarriage of justice, the public degradation of an innocent Jewish officer and his incarceration on Devil's Island, espionage, intrigue, media pressure, vehement antisemitism and political skulduggery - topics so relevant to our times - are set within a broad historical context. Meticulous research, new translations of key documents, a wealth of primary sources and illustrations and a select bibliography make this an indispensable reference work.