A History of Violence in the Early Algerian Colony

  • William Gallois

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 172-207

About this book


Using newly-discovered documentation from the French military archives, A History of Violence in the Early Algerian Colony offers a comprehensive study of the forms of violence adopted by the French Army in Africa. Its coverage ranges from detailed case studies of massacres to the question of whether a genocide took place in Algeria.


colonial history empire genocide Africa Case Studies French future history history of literature violence

Authors and affiliations

  • William Gallois
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  1. 1.University of ExeterUK

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