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5 edition of The French in IndoChina found in the catalog.

The French in IndoChina

Henri Mouhot

The French in IndoChina

by Henri Mouhot

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Published by White Lotus Co Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic travel writing,
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • ASIA,
  • Garnier, Francis,
  • Indochina,
  • Journeys,
  • Morice,
  • Mouhot, Henri

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9183589M
    ISBN 109748496147
    ISBN 109789748496146

    French -- Indochina. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere.. Broader terms: French; Indochina; Filed under: French -- Indochina French Indo-China (New York: Macmillan, ), by Virginia Thompson (page images at HathiTrust); Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. The Japanese invasion of French Indochina (仏印進駐, Futsu-in shinchū) was a short undeclared military confrontation between Japan and France in northern French ng lasted from 22 to 26 September , simultaneous with the Battle of South Guangxi in the Sino-Japanese War.. The main objective of the Japanese was to prevent China from importing arms and fuel through French Location: French Indochina.

      After the war he made a career of writing books and making movies primarily about men at war in Indochina. La e Section, published in , was Schoendoerffer’s first novel. It tells the bleak story of a French second lieutenant, Torres, who escapes with a few French non-commissioned officers and a platoon of Laotian infantrymen from a. Early chapters narrate the historical situation in French Indochina in August and September , emphasizing the naval picture. The heart of the book, covering the periods , , and , holds the story of the dinassauts' early development and their later expanded operations as well as the naval strategies employed.

    Indochina, the countries of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia formerly associated with France, first within its empire and later within the French Union. French rule was ended in with the Geneva Accords. The term Indochina refers to the intermingling of Indian and Chinese influences in the culture of the region. Can anyone recommend any books on French Indochina, say circa before Edit: thanks for the responses guys very much appreciated!!! Also since I am French Vietnamese it means a lot to be able to read into this part of my history.


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The French in IndoChina by Henri Mouhot Download PDF EPUB FB2

France entered Indochina on the pretext of protecting French missionaries from the anti-Westerner violence. After that, France decided to govern Indochina as colonizers. France attempted to assimilate the Indochina community to become Frenchmen.

The French provided several major loans to Indochina for the building or improvement of infrastructure/5(7). In France in Indochina, Nicola Cooper is concerned with revealing aspects of France's colonial discourse with Indochina, but from a fresh perspective.

Cooper looks at French popular culture: movies, books, music in an attempt to gain a better understanding of Indochina in French colonial by: This narrative history of the French Navy in Indochina from to draws on recently published French language sources, as well as English sources, to create a detailed, highly The French in IndoChina book account of the critical first ten years of the year war in the maritime crossroads of Southeast Asia/5.

Books shelved as indochina: Street Without Joy: The French Debacle in Indochina by Bernard B. Fall, Hell in a Very Small Place: The Siege of Dien Bien Ph. The first third of the book was quite boring and old-fashioned - description of French army actions in Indochina with old diagrams reminded me of weird military dictionary.

If I didnt happen to be patient reader, I would have probably closed the book after this part/5. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "French Indochina War" Skip to.

The French Indochina War (Men-At-Arms, ) by Martin Windrow Paperback from Osprey Publishing-The Last Valley: Dien Bien Phu and the French Defeat in Vietnam by Martin Windrow Paperback from Da Capo Press.

The Unrequited by Page Brown Hardcover from The Peppertree Press. The peoples of French Indochina (War background studies). Books: French Paras in Indochina The "bible" if you have any interest in the French Indochina War. Altough the book is in French (original title is "Paras Français en Indochine", it is lavishly illustrated with fantastic photos, either reenactment pictures in full uniforms and equipment, lots of details shots and nice and unusual.

French Indochina. The states of Indochina had belonged to France since the 19th century. In MarchJapan launched a coup d'état in French Indochina, interning all French officials and turning all civil government over to local authorities.

Books shelved as french-indochina-war: Street Without Joy: The French Debacle in Indochina by Bernard B. Fall, Gendarmes au combat by Erwan Bergot, G.M. Street without Joy is a book originally about the First Indochina War; it was revised in The author Bernard Fall was a Franco-American professor and journalist.

He had been on-site as a French soldier, and then as an American war correspondent. The book gives a first-hand look at the French engagement, with an insider understanding of Vietnamese events, and provided insights into guerrilla.

In this Osprey Men At Arms series #, "The French Indochina War ", author Martin Windrow gives the reader a brief but cogent overview of the French war in Vietnam against the Viet Minh. Considering the space constraints, the author does a decent job of chronicling the French effort to reinstate colonial authority in Indochina after WWII/5(25).

Parachutes and Porters in Indochina, Author: Charles R. Shrader; Publisher: University Press of Kentucky ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Following the French reoccupation of Indochina at the end of World War II, the pro-Communist Vietnamese nationalists, or Viet Minh, launched a grassroots insurgency that erupted into a full.

Martin Windrow is series editor at Osprey and an authority on the post-war French army, particularly the Foreign Legion. He is the author of the very successful MAA French Foreign Legion since and the recent MAA The French War in Indochina Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

The Centurions (French title: Les Centurions) is a novel written by French journalist and former soldier Jean Lartéguy following a French airborne battalion through the First Indochina War, Algerian War, and Suez Crisis.

It was published in and translated from the original French into English by Xan : Jean Lartéguy. The states of Indochina had been French colonies or protectorates since the 19th century. However, in March the Japanese interned all French troops and officials, and turned over all civil government to local authorities.

The power vacuum caused by the Japanese surrender allowed the Viet Minh, a strong revolutionary organisation, to be established throughout Vietnam. When the French.

The French in Indochina ietnam. Today the name conjures images of desperate fighting, a tragic loss of American lives, and a foreign policy failure. In the early 's, few Americans had ever heard of that country. Vietnam was not even a place one could find on a map.

However one could find a French colony in Southeast Asia. What weFile Size: KB. After the disaster General de Lattre de Martin Windrow gives a succint overview of the mostly forgotten Indochina War ofnarrating in brief terms the phases of the war from the French return to the Chinese Communist victory inthat provided the Viet Minh with an active sanctuary providing heavy weapons and training for the creation of higher division-sized battle formations that would attack and /5.

The Uprising in French Indochina The Buildup to War "Free French 6th Commando C.L.I. in Saigon are saluted by surrendered Japanese in November " This is an excerpt from the book One Last Look Around (, pp.

) by war correspondent Clark Lee. It recounts his experience in French-occupied Vietnam in late September French in Indochina stayed loyal to Vichy, the collaborationist government 2.) Tripartite Pact of Sept.

ties Germany, Japan, and Italy – Japan receives landing rights in Indochina 3.) Japanese occupy Indochina – July – Roosevelt imposes sanctions 4.) Pearl Harbor attack – December. Decades before America’s epic debacle in Vietnam, France had its own. Karin Tanabe sets her new novel, “ A Hundred Suns,” in French-occupied Indochina and Author: Martha Anne Toll.

Karin Tanabe's new novel transports us to an Indochina in the s - French plantations, pink drinks, the smoke of opium, rustle of silk and. French Indochina was the collective name for the French colonial regions of Southeast Asia from colonization in to independence and the subsequent Vietnam Wars of the mids.

During the colonial era, French Indochina was made up of Cochin-China, Annam, Cambodia, Tonkin, Kwangchowan, and : Kallie Szczepanski.