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Secret Cables of the Comintern, 1933-1943$
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Fridrikh I. Firsov, Harvey Klehr, and John Earl Haynes

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780300198225

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300198225.001.0001

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The Popular Front

The Popular Front

Chapter:
(p.51) Chapter Three The Popular Front
Source:
Secret Cables of the Comintern, 1933-1943
Author(s):

Fridrikh I. Firsov

Harvey Klehr

John Earl Haynes

Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300198225.003.0004

When the Comintern sent a letter to several national parties emphasizing the need for unity with the Socialists, the French Communist Party (Parti Communiste Français [PCF]) started negotiations with the French Socialists that same day. The PCF proposed a unity pact with the Socialists providing for joint demonstrations and the cessation of attacks on each other. This chapter focuses on the Popular Front alliance of Socialists and Communists, examining how the coded cables shed light on the endorsement of the developing Popular Front.

Keywords:   Comintern, Socialists, French Communist Party, PCF, Popular Front, alliance, Communists, coded cables

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