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France Today - John Ardagh

Secker & Warburg, 1987, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Price Clipped. ½" closed tear to head of lower panel, slight further rubbing. Edges of the textblock heavily tanned.

France Today is a new and updated version of the authors earlier book, France in the 1980s, which was written in 1980-1. This new edition was researched and written in the autumn and winter of 1986-7. It takes account of the five years of Socialist rule, 1981-6, and of the first months of the new Right-of-centre Government under Jacques Chirac, with François Mitterrand remaining as President. It is a study of French society in transition since the war.

Size: 9½" x 6½". 647 pages.