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Course of Our Times, The; Collapse Of France, The

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Course of Our Times, The
Collapse Of France, The
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Historical survey hosted by Abram Sachar, Brandeis University. Series release date: 1973

Program Description

“When Poland, the Scandinavian countries, Holland and Belgium fell quickly under the onslaughts of the Nazis, there was little surprise. But the complete collapse of France, within a few weeks, stunned the world. This chapter attempts to analyze the tragedy and the forces that undermined and shattered what had been considered the greatest power on the continent.”



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Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Course of Our Times, The; Collapse Of France, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6AD25F3AF06429482D42A0367A46484.
MLA: “Course of Our Times, The; Collapse Of France, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 26, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6AD25F3AF06429482D42A0367A46484>.
APA: Course of Our Times, The; Collapse Of France, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6AD25F3AF06429482D42A0367A46484
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