Editors. "Leon Gambetta falls; Charles Freycinet forms ministry in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18848, accessed 10 December 2013.]
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'.