Emmanuel D'Astier de La Vigerie

Emmanuel D'Astier de La Vigerie

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Emmanuel d'Astier de La Vigerie (9 January 1900 - 12 June 1969) was a French journalist, politician and member of the French Resistance.Born in Paris, he attended the Naval Academy, but resigned from the French Navy in 1923. He became a journalist and a poet and was involved with the integralist and monarchist journal Action Fran aise, but turned towards the Left after the Spanish Civil War (1936-39).When the Second World War broke out, d'Astier re-enlisted into the French Navy and became the head of naval intelligence. However, after the fall of France and the proclamation of Vichy France, he was dismissed for his political dossier.show more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135727761
  • 9786135727760