Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 April 2004

296 Pages | numerous halftones and line drawings


ISBN: 9780192805508

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The Fall of France

The Nazi Invasion of 1940

Julian Jackson

Making of the Modern World

  • Julian Jackson is a leading historian of 20th-century France; this book uses eyewitness accounts, memoirs, and diaries to bring to life the extraordinarily rapid events that led to the fall of France
  • Richard Evans of Cambridge University called it, 'A brilliant and authoritative book, compellingly written and persuasive in its explanation of one of the most puzzling events in 20th-century history'
  • Julian Jackson is the author of the critically acclaimed, The Dark Years; Daniel Johnson of the Sunday Telegraph remarked that this had put Jackson 'in the front rank of historians'