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The French Radical Party from Herriot to Mendès-France
The French Radical Party from Herriot to Mendès-France
By Francis De Tarr
Oxford University Press, 1961, 264 pp

An excellent history of that complex and disorderly political grouping that played a major, if symptomatic, role in the Third and Fourth Republics and appears to have petered out in the Fifth. Has fine sketches of some of the leading Radicals.