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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Average rating: 3.90 · 521 ratings · 72 reviews · 48 distinct works · Similar authors
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 137 ratings — published 1990 — 4 editions
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Le Pull-Over Rouge
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1978 — 3 editions
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The Red Orchestra
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1967 — 9 editions
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The Secret of D-Day
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1964 — 3 editions
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وعده گاه شیر بلفور
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3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1374 — 3 editions
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Le Secret Du Roi T02 L Ombr...
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2009
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هنري كورييل: رجل من نسيج خاص
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4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1988
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Le Secret Du Roi, Tome 3:  ...
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1971
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Un Homme A Part
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1984 — 3 editions
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Le Secret du Roi - La Passi...
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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