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French History

About this Guide


Boundaries and settlements within France as it existed in 1817


How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?

--Charles DeGaulle  (quoted in Newsweek, Oct. 1, 1962).

This guide highlights the French history holdings in the  B.U. libraries, including books/e-books, journal articles, primary documents and historical literature.  In addition the guide provides links to French libraries, academic and scholarly organizations, among many other open access websites.


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Donald Altschiller
Mugar Memorial Library
Subjects: History, Religion