Julian Jackson is Professor of Modern French History and Head of the School of History at Queen Mary University of London.
Interviews with Julian Jackson
The Complete War Memoirs of Charles de Gaulle
by Charles De Gaulle
Memoirs from Beyond the Tomb
by François-René de Chateaubriand
by Charles Péguy
Memoirs: Fifty Years of Political Reflection
by Raymond Aron
The Vichy Syndrome: History and Memory in France Since 1944
by Henry Rousso
Charles de Gaulle had ‘a certain idea of France’ which even he didn’t manage to articulate clearly. De Gaulle biographer and one of Britain’s leading historians of modern France, Julian Jackson, talks us through some key books to get a sense of France’s wartime leader and president, Charles de Gaulle.