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Works of Bertram M. Gordon

Bertram M. Gordon
(editor of H-FRANCE mailing list)

Editor, Historical Dictionary of World War II France: The
Occupation, Vichy and the Resistance, 1938-1946, to
be published by Greenwood Press, 1997.

Collaborationism in France during the Second World War.
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1980.


"De Gaulle, Yvonne (1900-1979)," to be published in
Women in World History (Waterford, Connecticut:
Yorkin Publications, 1997).

"World War II France Half a Century After: In Historical
Perspective," to be published in Richard J. Golsan, ed.,
Fascism's Return: Scandal, Revision, and Ideology
(Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997).

"Frontiers in the Vichy Mind and Contemporary French
Views of France in the European Union: Differences and
Continuities," in Christian Baechler and Carole Fink, eds.

L'Etablissement des frontieres en Europe apres les deux
guerres mondiales/The Establishment of European Frontiers
after the Two World Wars (Berne: Peter Lang, 1996), 281-299.

"Afterward: Who Are The Guilty and Should They Be Tried?"
in Richard J. Golsan, ed., Memory, the Holocaust, and
French Justice (Hanover, New Hampshire: University Press
of New England, 1996), 179-198.

"Ist Gott Franzosisch? Germans, Tourism, and Occupied France,
1940-1944," Modern and Contemporary France, NS4:3 (1996), 287-298.

"The 'Vichy Syndrome' Problem in History," French Historical
Studies, 19:2 (Fall 1995), 495-518.

"Collaboration, Retribution, and Crimes against Humanity:
the Touvier, Bousquet, and Papon Affairs," Contemporary
French Civilization, 19:2 (Summer/Fall 1995), 250-274.

"De Gaulle dans l'enseignement en Californie," in De Gaulle
enseign. Cahiers de la Fondation Charles de Gaulle, 2 (1995),

"Pierre Laval," in Arnold Blumberg, ed. Great Leaders,
Great Tyrants: Contemporary Views of World Rulers Who
Made History (Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press,
1995), 146-151.

"Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970) Leader of the French
Resistance against Nazi Germany," in Anne Commire and
Deborah Klezmer, eds., Historic World Leaders (Detroit: Gale
Research Inc., 1994), II, 482-487.

"Henri-Philippe Petain (1856-1951) Leader of France's Successful
Defense against Germany at the Battle of Verdun in World War I,"
in Anne Commire and Deborah Klezmer, eds., Historic World
Leaders (Detroit: Gale Research Inc., 1994), III, 1066-1071.

"The Morphology of the Collaborator: The French Case,"
Journal of European Studies, 23 (parts 1 and 2): 89 and 90
(March-June 1993), 1-25.

"The Formation of de Gaulle's Political Philosophy: Legacies
of the Belle epoque," Historical Reflections/Reflexions
Historiques, 19:1 (Winter 1993), 63-80.

"L'Etat dans la vie et l'oeuvre du general de Gaulle," L'Espoir,
91 (March 1993), 21-28.

"Charles de Gaulle," in Frank W. Thackeray and John E.
Findling, eds. Statesmen Who Changed the World: A Bio-
Bibliographical Dictionary of Diplomacy (Westport,
Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993), 157-168.

"De Gaulle et l'Etat, Expose," in Institut Charles de Gaulle,
De Gaulle en son siecle (Paris: La Documentation francaise -
Plon, 1992), II, 30-34.

"National Movements and the French Revolution: The
Justification of the French Revolution in Fascist Italy, Nazi
Germany, and Vichy France," in Bicentenaire de la Revolution
francaise 1789-1989 L'Image de la Revolution francaise (Paris:
Pergamon Press, 1989), III, 1662-1670.

"Revolution in the Rhetoric of Fascism," Proceedings of the
Sixteenth Annual Meeting of the Western Society for French
History (Auburn, Alabama: Auburn University
Press, 1989), 348-357.

"Pierre Laval, 1883-1945," in The Book of Days 1988, An
Encyclopedia of Historical Information Sources on Historical
Figures and Events, Keyed to Calendar Dates
(Ann Arbor, Michigan: Pierian Press, 1988), 363-365.

"Fascism, the Neo-Right, and Gastronomy: A Case in the
Theory of the Social Engineering of Taste," Oxford Symposium
on Food and Cookery 1987, Taste, Proceedings, (London:
Prospect Books, Ltd., 1988), 82-97.

"Charles de Gaulle: A Historical Retrospective," Proceedings
of the Thirteenth Annual Meeting of the Western Society for
French History (Flagstaff, Arizona: Northern Arizona
University Press, 1986), 240-250.

"Radical Right Youth in France between the Wars," in Proceedings
of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Western Society for French
History (Santa Barbara, California: Western Society For French
History, 1978), 313-321.

"Un soldat du fascisme: l'evolution politique de Joseph Darnand,"
Revue d'histoire de la deuxime guerre mondiale, 27:108 (October,
1977), 43-70.

"The Condottieri of the Collaboration: Mouvement Social
Revolutionnaire," Journal of Contemporary History, 10:2
(April, 1975), 261-282.

"Fascists and Fissures: The Complex History of the Paris
Collaboration," in Proceedings of the First Annual Meeting of
the Western Society for French History (Las Cruces, New
Mexico: Western Society for French History, 1974, 391-410.

Book reviews:

Brigitte Blanc, Henry Rousso, and Chantal de Tourtier Bonazzi,
La Seconde Guerre Mondiale, Guide des sources conserves
en France, 1939-1945, to be published in Journal of Military History.

Bernd Kasten, "Gute Franzosen," Die franzosische Polizei und
die deutsche Besatzungsmacht im besetzten Frankreich 1940-1944;
in American Historical Review, 100:2 (April 1995), 536-537.

H. R. Kedward, In Search of the Maquis: Rural Resistance in
Southern France, 1942-1944; in American Historical Review,
99:5 (December 1994), 1704.

Luc Huyse and Steven Dhondt, La Repression des Collaborations,
1942-1952: Un Passe Toujours Present; in The Journal of Military
History, 58: (April 1994), 346.

Reinhold Brender, Kollaboration in Frankreich im Zweiten Weltkrieg:
Marcel Deat und das Rassemblement national populaire; in
American Historical Review, 99:2 (April 1994), 583.

L'Esprit (May 1992), Que faire de Vichy; in L'Esprit Createur,
33:1 (Spring 1993), 126.

Henry Rousso, The Vichy Syndrome: History and Memory
in France since 1944, trans. by Arthur Goldhammer (Cambridge:
Harvard University Press, 1991); in American Historical Review,
97:4 (October 1992), 1229-1230.

Rita Thalmann, La Mise au pas: Ideologie et strategie securitaire
dans la France occupee (Paris: Fayard, 1991) and Dominique
Rossignol, Histoire de la propagande en France de 1940 1944:
L'Utopia Petain, (Paris: Presses Universaires de France, 1991);
in American Historical Review, 97:3 (June 1992), 863-864.

Hilary Footitt and John Simmonds, France 1943-1945
(New York: Holmes and Meier, 1988); in American Historical
Review, 95:4 (October 1990), 1219-1220.

Robert Soucy, French Fascism The First Wave, New Haven:
Yale University Press, 1986; in Histoire Sociale/Social History,
20:40 (November 1987), 398-399.

Herbert R. Lottman, Petain: Hero or Traitor, New York, 1984;
in Military Affairs, 50:2 (April 1986), 107-108.

Hans-Ulrich Thamer and Wolfgang Wippermann, Faschistische
und Neofaschistische Bewegungen: Probleme empirischer
Faschismusforschung, Darmstadt, 1977; in American Historical
Review, 84:1 (February 1979), 116-117.

Bertram M. Gordon
Department of History, Mills College
Oakland, California, 94613, USA
Phone: 510.430.2160; Fax: 510.430.2304

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