Diary of the Dark Years, 1940-1944

Author(s): 
Guehenno, Jean
Author(s): 
Ball, David
ISBN: 
9780199970865
Date published: 
July 2014
Hardback |c c |d
Price: 
£19.99

Diary of the Dark Years is a sharply observed record of day-to-day life in occupied Paris, but far more: it is "a remarkable essay on courage and cowardice" (Wall Street Journal), expressing both shame at French collaboration with the Nazis and the stubborn resistance of an intellectual under great pressure.