The Resistance in France is this iconic, emblematic moment in French history – but at the same time there’s the uncomfortable fact that most French people did not belong to the Resistance.
“He doesn’t shortchange the shortcomings of the Resistance, but there is no doubt it was a good thing.” Read more...
The best books on The French Resistance
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