A French political leader of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; the premier of France at the end of World War I and afterward. He presided at the peace conference after the war, which produced the Treaty of Versailles. Less forgiving than the American president, Woodrow Wilson, Clemenceau wanted a peace treaty that would punish Germany for having started the war and would compensate France for its losses.
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“Novelist and not writer and even less a man of letters,” Georges Simenon said of a title he well deserved.Nobel Prize Winner Modiano’s Magical Musical Prose About Paris|Pierre Assouline|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Miller first appeared on the cover of Vogue in 1927 in a blue hat and pearls, drawn by renowned French illustrator Georges Lepape.‘Lee Miller in Fashion’: A Look at the Famed War Photographer’s More Unknown Work|Erin Cunningham|October 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
At the age of 20, Geneviève married the composer Georges Bizet, who was 30 at the time of the marriage.Marcel Proust’s First Poem, ‘Pederasty,’ Shows Him Struggling With Homosexuality|Marcel Proust|March 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“Your concern serves no purpose to me,” Georges, caregiver for her mother, tells Eva.Oscar’s 85-Year-Old Darling: A Talk With Emmanuelle Riva of ‘Amour’|Tracy McNicoll|February 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Georges Canguilhem and Élisabeth de Fontenay expressed their admiration to him on their first reading.Derrida’s ‘Of Grammatology’ and the Birth of Deconstruction|Benoît Peeters|December 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Georges d'Amboise a French cardinal and statesman, died; a great benefactor to France.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Georges d'Estourny speculated on the Bourse with money obtained from "kept" women who trusted in him.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
I shall never forget the impression Naples made on me on my first arrival with my comrade, Georges Bousquet, now no more.
Reduced to the simplest terms, that is the substance of Clemenceau's appeal.The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon|Newell Dwight Hillis
When the light held out until late, they had time to visit old Paris with the books of Georges Cain for guides.Paris Vistas|Helen Davenport Gibbons