Jean Monnet MEMOIRS Introduction by George W. Ball Translated from the French by Richard Mayne DOUBLEDAY & COMPANY, INC. Garden City, New York i. Memoirs has 38 ratings and 4 reviews. Vafa said: A must read for any European citizen, the true vision of one of the European Union founding fathers. Ver. Sep 1, When, in , the European Council declared Jean Monnet “”Honorary Citizen of Europe,”” it was the symbolic denouement of a career that.

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Archived from the original on 2 October Views Memiirs Edit View history. The Parliament acquired it and entrusted its reconstitution, management, and organization to the Jean Monnet Association. Vertin, ‘Wall Street People: Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. Several other European universities honour Monnet and his accomplishments: In Augusthe was sent to the United States by the British Government, as a member of the British Supply Council, to negotiate the purchase of war supplies.

Be the first one to write a review. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. In Monnet and Silvia had another daughter, Marianne. Get fast, free monney with Amazon Prime. Commission of the Economic Community — Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. David F rated it it was amazing Jan 04, Oct 31, Charles Gonzalez rated it really liked it. The Monnet family returned to France in memoird, after the death of Francisco Giannini inthe couple married canonically in the cathedral of Lourdes.


Jean Monnet’s Memoirs

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Help us improve this article! Jean Monnet’s memoirs cover a breath-taking sweep of time which witnessed some of history’s greatest upheavals – through two World Wars and formidable economic hardship to slow, painstaking recovery and the founding of a new and necessary political unity among states which had been enemies for centuries.


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The Schuman Plan of May called for a merger of the western European coal and steel industries to hasten recovery, forestall competition, and make future wars between France and Germany impossible. In Novemberthe Chinese Minister of Finance invited Jean Monnet to act as chairman of an East-West non-political committee in China for the development of the Chinese economy where he lived until Archived from the original PDF on 18 October In return, France opened mohnet cinemas to American movies.


Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. In France removed the Saar from Germany, with U. This house was also where Jean Monnet died on 16 March Retrieved from ” https: His sole mission was to secure critical supplies for waging the war against the Nazis.

Showing of 1 reviews. She considers he was part of an American expectancy to build Europe in order to weaken France’s power, and claimed in the talkshow Ce soir ou jamais! Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. I just realized that this book has sat on my shelves for almost 30 years since I read it as a young man trying to gain a better understanding of how monnft men’s vision, commitment and courage of his convictions could really change the reality of hundreds of millions of his fellow European citizens.

At the age of sixteen, he abandoned his university entrance examinations part way through and moved to the United Kingdomwhere he spent several years in London with Mr. Dejeu Ionut rated it it was ok Dec 29, Robert Russell rated it really liked it Nov 16,