The French Army on the Western Front

  title={The French Army on the Western Front},
  author={Elizabeth M. Greenhalgh},
  journal={War \& Society},
  pages={250 - 267}
This paper seeks to correct some common misperceptions about the French Army before and during the First World War. The first is characterised by such terms as furia francese or elan vital, meaning... 
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