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The Rise of the French Rothschilds, by Anka Muhlstein; Contre Bonne Fortune, by Guy de Rothschild

- Abstract

Early in 1982, a short essay appeared on the front page of Le Monde. The essay recounted in broad strokes a very full life in our century. It told of services rendered to the French nation in peacetime and war, and it told also, with more sorrow than bitt

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Roger Kaplan has written widely on French politics and on Algeria’s Islamist insurgency of the 1990’s.