World History Moment: The return of De Gaulle (1958)

World History Moment: The return of De Gaulle (1958)
World History Moment: The return of De Gaulle (1958)

World History Moment: The return of De Gaulle (1958)

On June 1, 1959 Charles DeGaulle returned to power in France, become Prime Minister with emergency powers. Historian John Schmidt tells us why he was brought back to lead France. (Photo: Flickr/ThomasThomas)