The Re-establishment of Relations between France and the Vatican in 1921

@article{deFabrgues1967TheRO,
  title={The Re-establishment of Relations between France and the Vatican in 1921},
  author={J. de Fabr{\`e}gues},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary History},
  year={1967},
  volume={2},
  pages={163 - 182}
}
On 16 November 19i9 a majority was returned to the Chamber of Deputies which completely reversed the pre-war political order; two-thirds of the elected deputies belonged to the Bloc National, which contained almost all the conservatives and moderate republicans. The anti-clerical legislatures of the beginning of the century had demanded that the clergy, like all citizens, should bear the burden of military service, that the cures should ’carry the knapsack’. They had done so during the four… Expand