Remembering the "Forgotten Zone"

  title={Remembering the "Forgotten Zone"},
  author={Corey Campion},
  journal={French Politics, Culture \& Society},
  • C. Campion
  • Published 1 December 2019
  • History
  • French Politics, Culture & Society
In much of the English-language scholarship on the post-1945 Allied occupation of Germany, French officials appear as little more than late arrivals to the victors’ table, in need of and destined to follow Anglo-American leadership in the emerging Cold War. However, French occupation policies were unique within the western camp and helped lay the foundations of postwar Franco-German reconciliation that are often credited to the 1963 Elysée Treaty. Exploring how the French occupation has been… 
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