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L'Affaire Dreyfus: The Dreyfus Affair in the Making of Modern France

Alternative Name:   L'Affaire Dreyfus: son influence dans la création de la France moderne; The Dreyfus Affair in the Making of Modern France
Description:   L'Affaire Dreyfus: Son Influence dans la Création de la France Moderne (The Dreyfus Affair in the Making of Modern France) recounts the controversy of 1894-the date of the humiliating arrest of Dreyfus-in 1908, the year of the official transfer of the ashes of Emile Zola at the Pantheon.

With more than 1,000 volumes, the collection contains all the most famous Dreyfusardes publications, such as Zola's "J'accuse" newspaper article in 1898, as well as some archival documents rarely seen. Documents from a wide range of countries and reflecting all aspects of the controversy reflect the breadth and depth of attention that the Dreyfus Affair attracted in the late 19th century.
Publisher:   Gale