Gilles Perrault





Gilles Perrault


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March 09, 1931

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A left-wing French enlisted writer and journalist. He attended the Collège Stanislas de Paris and then studied at the Institut d'études politiques, eventually becoming a lawyer, a profession he worked in for five years.

After the success of his essay 'Les parachutistes' (1961), inspired by his military service in Algeria, he became a journalist and wrote articles about Nehru's India, the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and the problems of African Americans in the United States. He then investigated less well-known aspects of World War II.

Le Secret du jour J (1964) (Secrets of D-Day, 1974) won a prize from the Comité d'action de la Résistance and was an international bestseller. L'Orchestre rouge (1967) was even more successful. In 1969 Perraul
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Le Pull-Over Rouge

3.88 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 1978 — 6 editions
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The Red Orchestra

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The Secret of D-Day

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وعده گاه شیر بلفور

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هنري كورييل: رجل من نسيج خاص

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Le Secret Du Roi T02 L Ombr...

4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1993 — 3 editions
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Le Secret Du Roi, Tome 3:  ...

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1971 — 2 editions
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Paris Under the Occupation

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3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1989 — 3 editions
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3.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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