Georges Clemenceau the Tiger of France

Georges Clemenceau  the Tiger of France

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Author: Donald Clive Stuart

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 1347263179

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
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The Tiger

The Tiger

Author: Edgar Holt

Publisher: London : Hamilton

ISBN: UOM:39015026143662

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Page: 303

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The Tiger of France

The Tiger of France

Author: Wythe Williams

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ISBN: UOM:39015026143613

Category: France

Page: 315

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The Tiger

The Tiger

Author: George Adam

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ISBN: UCAL:B3438472

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Page: 282

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The Tiger

The Tiger

Author: George Adam

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ISBN: OCLC:656182291

Category: France

Page: 289

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Wilson Clemenceau Lloyd George and the Roads to Paris

Wilson  Clemenceau  Lloyd George and the Roads to Paris

For the first time, Robert F. Klueger traces their tumultuous histories until they reach Paris in 1919, Wilson determined to remake international law based upon the ideals of his Fourteen Points, Clemenceau every bit as determined to make ...

Author: Robert F. Klueger

Publisher: Bridge & Knight Publishers, Limited

ISBN: 1736387308

Category: Heads of state

Page: 768

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"...an immense and highly impressive work of historical/political scholarship. [An] admirably detailed yet still eminently readable account of the lives of three of the twentieth century's most influential politicians..." -Manhattan Book Review "...impressively researched, with...fresh insights that will appeal to even seasoned diplomatic historians. Readers will be introduced to myriad rich details about the lives of the early-20th-century's most important world leaders." -Kirkus The three men who met in Paris for the most consequential summit conference of the twentieth century were very different men: Georges Clemenceau, 77, "The Tiger" who had spent five decades fighting for the ideals of the French Republic; David Lloyd George, who grew up in poverty in rural Wales, had entered the House of Commons at twenty-seven, had stood alone in his opposition to the South African War, and who rose to become prime minister and become the face of Britain's defiance to the kaiser; and Woodrow Wilson, the lifelong academic who went from president of Princeton University to the president of the United States in the span of two years. They were, in many ways, much alike: They were three of the most brilliant men of their age. Each had the ability to charm and sway an audience, whether in the House of Commons, the French Chamber of Deputies or in a Princeton classroom. Yet, the document they produced, the Treaty of Versailles, was the "Carthaginian" peace that sowed the seeds of the Second World War. How did these brilliant men-who knew better-let it happen? For the first time, Robert F. Klueger traces their tumultuous histories until they reach Paris in 1919, Wilson determined to remake international law based upon the ideals of his Fourteen Points, Clemenceau every bit as determined to make France secure against another German invasion, and Lloyd George, leading a coalition government and a people determined to "make Germany pay," until, at the very last, he tried and failed to reverse what he saw would be a tragic result.
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Clemenceau

Clemenceau

This is a biographical study of Georges Clemenceau, the French statesman known as the Tiger who spent 50 years in politics and led France in 1918 and in the Paris Peace Conference.

Author: David S. Newhall

Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : E. Mellen Press

ISBN: UOM:39015022247269

Category: History

Page: 682

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This is a biographical study of Georges Clemenceau, the French statesman known as the Tiger who spent 50 years in politics and led France in 1918 and in the Paris Peace Conference. Based on primary and secondary sources, especially scholarship since the 1974 opening of the post-1918 archival sources, it draws on Clemenceau's vast journalistic output, including that concerned with the Dreyfus Affair. The book gives a revisionist view of the controversial 1906-9 ministry and the 1914-17 rise. It also aims to offer a complete account of the Boulanger and Panama involvement.
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