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Léon Blum

Pierre Birnbaum

Léon Blum

prime minister, socialist, zionist

by Pierre Birnbaum

  • 279 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Socialists,
  • Politics and government,
  • Front populaire,
  • Biography,
  • Statesmen

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPierre Birnbaum ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
    SeriesJewish lives, Jewish lives (New Haven, Conn.)
    ContributionsGoldhammer, Arthur, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC373.B5 B57 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 pages
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27190319M
    ISBN 10030018980X
    ISBN 109780300189803
    LC Control Number2014039215
    OCLC/WorldCa892794751

    André Léon Blum was a French politician, identified with the moderate left, and three times Prime Minister of France. He was a disciple of French Socialist leader Jean Jaurès and after became his successor. Read the full-text online edition of Leon Blum (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Leon Blum Leon Blum.

    Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since Current Issue Special Issues All Issues Manage Subscription Subscribe. Writers' Center. Resources & Education. Writing Editing Publishing Marketing. Services for Authors. Lacouture, the esteemed French biographer of Nasser and Ho Chi Mint, has struck out with a home-grown leftist hero: in this long, reverential life, socialist leader Leon Blum, head of the Popular Front government, looks distinctly unimpressive. A Parisian intellectual of Jewish descent and aristocratic mien, Blum devoted much of his life to literary and dramatic .

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