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Communisme et Nationalisme en Algérie 1920-1962
Communisme et Nationalisme en Algérie 1920-1962
By Emmanuel Sivan
Presses de la Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques, 1976, 262 pp.

A thorough and keenly reasoned study of the fundamental contradictions between the doctrine and strategy of the Algerian-and French-Communist parties and the colonial reality of Algeria in the years before independence.