July 12th, 2018
Guy Sorman (Translated from French by Alexis Cornel) #Bastille Day, #History
The French do not celebrate the Fourth of July, America’s Independence Day; they may not even know what it means. Americans, on the other hand, are familiar with what they call Bastille Day, an expression that, strangely, does not exist in French. This enthusiasm for the Storming of the Bastille is not shared by all…
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