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The tragedy of Dreyfus

by G. W. Steevens

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York and London .
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LC ClassificationsDC354 .S81
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Pagination2 p.l., 292 p.,
Number of Pages292
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Open LibraryOL24643813M
LC Control Number99005134

The Story of Mass Hysteria, a choice of title supported by the comment of one observer of the Rennes trial in , G. W. Steevans, who in his book The Tragedy of Dreyfus, published the same year, wrote: 'Frenchmen are hypnotised by the case of Dreyfus, as some people are hypnotised by religion; in its presence they lose all mental power and.   The Dreyfus Affair Tragedy of Errors by Leslie Derfler, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Leslie Derfler.

Dreyfus Affair (drā´fəs, drī–), the controversy that occurred with the treason conviction () of Capt. Alfred Dreyfus (–), a French artillery officer and graduate of the French military academy. The Case The case arose when a French spy in the German embassy discovered a handwritten bordereau [schedule], received by Major Maximilien von Schwartzkoppen, . The tragedy of the Dreyfus family is only indirectly linked to what happened to Alfred Dreyfus; the real tragedy was the failure of French society to live up to both of the promises of the French Revolutionnamely, the liberation and integration ofJews into .

The Dreyfus affair never goes away, and is the subject of a brave new book by the novelist and lawyer Louis Begley, “Why the Dreyfus Affair Matters” (Yale; $24). Brave because Begley wants to use the occasion not for French-bashing, or for reciting the enduring history of European anti-Semitism, bleak as it is.   Alfred Dreyfus, through his love letters and sneakers laid out the tragedy of the Dreyfus family and all French Jews during World War .


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Steevens's book on India (W. Blackwood and Sons. In the tragedy of errors that followed, paranoid army leaders punished the whistle-blower Picquart and did everything in their power to protect Esterhazy. They even abetted the forging of a letter by a commandant, Hubert Joseph Henry.

On OctoAlfred Dreyfus, a Jewish artillery captain attached to the French General Staff, was arrested on charges of having betrayed his /5. InParis was rocked by the infamous Dreyfus Affair, which reverberated in France for decades after Captain Alfred Dreyfus was convicted of treason in “a monstrous miscarriage of justice.” Robert Harris’ new novel, An Officer and a Spy, builds on the riveting trial and its aftermath, perfectly demonstrating its anti-Semitic core and.

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This is a huge book so as you can imagine it goes into every aspect of the famous case of Captain Alfred Dreyfus, one of the most celebrated events of the late 19th century.

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On OctoAlfred Dreyfus, a Jewish artillery captain attached to the French General Staff, was arrested on charges of having betrayed his country by selling military secrets to the Germans.

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But though innocent, according to Read, a British writer known for Catholic-themed novels who sees the Dreyfus affair as a defining moment in the history of the Catholic Church, Dreyfus was a less than admirable figure: arrogant, very intelligent, but awkward and abrupt, with no friends at work and several questionable extramarital relationships.5/5(1).

The Tragedy of Dreyfus: and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn moreAuthor: G. W. Steevens.Here Herzog reveals the very roots of the tragedy. The affair did not start on Octothe day of the Dreyfus arrest, but fromwhen a spy psychosis took hold of France.This book is the first to provide, in English translation, the full extent of Zola's writings on the Dreyfus affair.

It represents, in its polemical entirety, a classic defense of human rights and a searing denunciation of fanaticism and prejudice. The book opens with the complete text of "J'Accuse," Zola's public letter to the French authorities.5/5(1).