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France Overseas: a Study of Modern Imperialism

France Overseas: a Study of Modern Imperialism

By Herbert Ingram Priestley

Appleton-Century, 1938, 463 pp.

This first good one-volume work on the history of France's present colonial empire was written by a professor of history in the University of California and is published under the auspices of the American Historical Association. The history of each of the French colonial territories is traced individually.