Table of contents for An uncertain idea of France : essays and reminiscence on the Third Republic / Robert J. Young.

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 Acknowledgements vii
 
 
 Introduction ix
 PART ONE: ORIGINS
 Preface 3
 1 "Preparations for Defeat: French War Doctrine in the Interwar 
 Period," (1972) 8
 2 "La guerre de longue durée: Some reflections on French Strategy
and
 Diplomacy in the 1930s," (1978) 30 
 PART TWO: PROGRESSIONS
 Preface 53
 3 "L'attaque brusquée and its Use as Myth in Interwar France,"
(1981) 
 58
 4 "Reason and Madness: the Axis Powers and the Politics of
Economic
 Disorder," (1985) 79
 5 "The Use and Abuse of Fear: France and the Air Menace of the
 1930s," (1987) 98
 PART THREE: NEW BEGINNINGS
 Preface 123 
 6 "Cultural Politics and the Politics of Culture: The Case of
Louis
 Barthou (1991) 130
 7 "The Making of a Foreign Minister: Louis Barthou (1862-1934),"
 (1992) 144
 PART FOUR: ANOTHER START
 Preface 169
 8 "A Douce and Dextrous Persuasion: French Propaganda and
Franco-
 American Relations in the 1930s," (1998) 174
 9 "Forgotten Words and Faded Images: American Journalists
before the
 Fall of France 1940," (1998) 197
 10 "Out of the Ashes: The American Press and France's Postwar
 Recovery in the 1920s," (2002) 220 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

France -- History -- Third Republic, 1870-1940.
France -- Politics and government -- 1914-1940.
France -- Foreign relations -- 1914-1940.
France -- History, Military -- 20th century.
France -- Defenses -- History -- 20th century.