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BBC, February 11, 2004. stm 2. Ibid. 3. ” BBC News, April 2, 2013. uk/ news/world-europe-21997089 3. Lisa Neal, France: An Illustrated History (New York: Hippocrene Books, 2001), p. 162. Chapter 4. The World at War 1. Mike Dash, “Curses! ” Smithsonian Magazine, April 22, 2013. http://blogs. com/history/2013/04/ curses-archduke-franz-ferdinand-and-hisastounding-death-car/ 2. Jonathan Fenby, The General: Charles de Gaulle and the France He Saved (New York: Skyhorse, 2012), p. 198. 3. , p. 139. Chapter 2.

Vive La Différence (Long Live the Difference) 1. Jacques Chirac and Catherine Spencer, My Life in Politics (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012), p. 154. 2. ” France in the United States: Embassy of France in Washington. July 15, 2013. franceintheus. article4748 Chapter 3. Jacobins, Emperors, and Kings 1. ” Avalon Project—Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy. asp 2. Ibid. indd 43 8/6/14 1:14 PM FURTHER READING Books Gilbert, Adrian. The French Revolution. New York: Thomson Learning, 1995. Gofen, Ethel, and Blandine Pengili Reymann.

30, 31—National Archives; p. 33—Dominique BERRETTY/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images; pp. 34, 35—Everett Collection/Newscom; p. 40—Santamaradona; p. 41—University of Texas at Austin, Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection. indd 45 8/6/14 1:14 PM GLOSSARY abdicated (AB-dih-kay-tuhd)—Gave up one’s throne. bicameral legislature (by-CAAM-uhr-uhl LEG-iss-lay-chur)— A government lawmaking body with two houses, or chambers. coup (COO)—A sudden, often violent overthrow of the government, usually by the military.

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