Waddington becomes French Prime Minister (39 words)

Historical Context Note

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William Henry Waddington becomes French prime minister. He is forced to resign the post before the end of the year: despite attempting to keep peace between the radicals and reactionaries, this ultimately loses him the support of both parties.

Editors. "Waddington becomes French Prime Minister". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18785, accessed 24 October 2016.]