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If you're interested in the French resistance

Salut les mecs !

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/000...rpercollins-21

It's about the resistance in the Massif du Vercors.Psss..It has a sad ending

Written by an Englishman, so it could be fair enough
Good reviews from the French critics
I haven't read it yet
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I'm glad I spotted recommendation. Merci! I've been on the search for a book on this subject for some time.
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Away back in the past I read a book on that battle. As interesting as it is, it seems to get little notice in history.
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seb'76, what are you're thoughts on the Vichy French in North Africa, and Giraud in command after the Torch Campaign started?
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Mr Boru , I am lacking of the historical competency, for giving an enlightened pov.
Anyway, as a french ,my view is that Northern Africa was at the time , a mix of collaborators , average Joes ,and patriots.
My regret : they killed too much Gi's before joining the allied forces.
A very deplorable time.
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