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France, the United States, and the Algerian War$
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Irwin Wall

Print publication date: 2001

Print ISBN-13: 9780520225343

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520225343.001.0001

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De Gaulle Reconsidered

De Gaulle Reconsidered

Chapter Seven De Gaulle Reconsidered
France, the United States, and the Algerian War

Irwin M. Wall

University of California Press

This chapter reconsiders the goals, policies, and diplomatic accomplishments of Charles de Gaulle as president of the Fifth French Republic. It explains that de Gaulle is considered in contemporary French diplomatic historiography as the founder of a new French independence and the creator of a virtual revolution in French diplomacy. The chapter discusses de Gaulle's plan to achieve full integration of Algeria through the help of the Anglo-Saxons and his effort to build a “Europe of states.”

Keywords:   Charles de Gaulle, Fifth French Republic, French diplomacy, Algeria, Anglo-Saxons, Europe of states

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