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Memoirs of War, 1914-15

  title={Memoirs of War, 1914-15},
  author={Marc L{\'e}opold Benjamin Bloch},
  • M. Bloch
  • Published 27 January 1989
  • History
Great historians have seldom described the notable events in which they themselves participated. Marc Bloch - author of Feudal Society, the classic study of medieval social systems and co-founder of the influential French historical journal Annales - is an exception, In his powerful memoir The Strange Defeat, he analysed the fall of France in 1940 from the viewpoint of combatant as well as historian. And in his Memoirs of War, 1914-15, here in its first English translation (originally published… Expand
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