Eugen Weber, 10 June 1993
Show More In Search of the Maquis: Rural Resistance in Southern France, 1942-1944 by H.R. Kedward.
Oxford, 342 pp., £35, March 1993, 0 19 821931 8Show More
Outwitting the Gestapo by Lucie Aubrac, translated by Konrad Bieber and Betsy Wing.
Nebraska, 235 pp., $25, June 1993, 0 8032 1029 9Show More
“... local population for the benefit of their voracious masters, increased disaffection. In June 1943, Lucie Aubrac, visiting her uncle near Mâcon, found him in a towering rage. Vichy officials had inspected his wine stock and that of his fellow vintners with a view to requisitioning it for fuel alcohol. After the inspection, the officials had poured a glass ...”