Leon Gambetta falls; Charles Freycinet forms ministry in France

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Historical Context Note

In France, prime minister Leon Gambetta falls after a mere two and a half months in office, and he is succeeded by Charles Freycinet, a centre-left 'Opportunist Republican'.
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Editors. "Leon Gambetta falls; Charles Freycinet forms ministry in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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