Black's History Week


France between Belle Epoque and Blitzkrieg

Ep. 19

In this podcast edition of Black's History Week, Professor Jeremy Black, author of the forthcoming France: A Short History, talks to The Critic's political editor, Graham Stewart, about what made French politics and society distinctive in the two decades before and after the First World War.


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Image: Nice (Alpes-Maritimes) 1925 (Photo by LL/Roger Viollet via Getty Images)

Music: Radetzky March by Human Symphony Orchestra (

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