TITLE

The strongman and the juggler

AUTHOR(S)
Lawday, D.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/3/92, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Germany's preoccupation with stability, as it reportedly is masking a play for economic hegemony over Eastern Europe. How France is readying itself for another political deluge; The big push to extend the European Community (EC) eastward; Germany's place in Western Europe; Two Gallic reasons an upheaval is in sight for France; Uncertain future for French President Francois Mitterrand; Mitterrand's current proposals.
ACCESSION #
9202032399

 

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