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Who Wrote the Memoirs of Jean Monnet?

An Intimate Account of an Historic Collaboration

Clifford P. Hackett

Who Wrote the Memoirs of Jean Monnet? presents the only account of the thirty years spent by Jean Monnet, the "Father of Europe," creating his memoirs. Based on numerous interviews with Monnet’s collaborator, Francois Fontaine, and many others, the book reveals the concepts, delays, frustrations, and successes of an historic collaboration. This significant contribution provides a fresh viewpoint into both European Union history and biographical writing.

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Table of Contents


Part I. Introduction and Acknowledgments

Part II. The Memoirs in Monnet’s Life

Part III. Origins of the Memoirs: Four Views

Part IV. Preparing the Way

Part V. Watching the Process

Part VI. Monnet’s Thoughts with the Memoirs Underway

Part VII. The Collaboration: Reflections of Francois Fontaine

Part VIII. Chronology

Part IX. Some Interesting Details

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