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Charles de Gaulle


France withdrew from NATO because of Charles de Gaulle.
  French general and arguably the most influential leader in modern French history (1890-1970)
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  • France withdrew from NATO because of Charles de Gaulle.
  • She gave me money to purchase a ticket from San Francisco to Paris and said there would be a ticket to Bali waiting for me at the Garuda Air counter at Charles de Gaulle.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Pari asked in Paris during the taxi ride from Charles de Gaulle to her apartment.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • The afternoon had been warm when she landed at Charles de Gaulle Airport and hailed a taxi home.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code

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  • One time when I was younger, we raced across the Charles de Gaulle airport to catch a last-minute flight, and Dad didn’t relax until the plane was off the ground, I asked him point blank what he was running from, and he looked at me like I’d just pulled the pin out of a grenade.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Red Pyramid
  • The airport, Charles de Gaulle, has an angular, steel-and-glass simplicity, which struck me just then as frighteningly complex, which made me feel projected into a future I didn’t understand.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • He had written down everything he could remember since a memory had been given him in the pages of a notebook hastily purchased at Charles de Gaulle Airport.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • President Kennedy made light of this when they visited Paris in June 1961, on a state visit to meet French president Charles de Gaulle.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • She landed at Charles de Gaulle Airport at 2:30 in the afternoon, took the airport bus to the Arc de Triomphe, and spent two hours wandering around the nearby neighbourhoods trying to find a hotel room.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • President Charles de Gaulle is virtually untouchable inside the Elysee Palace, where he lives and works.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy

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  • John F. Kennedy’s European presence even affects the arrogant French president, Charles de Gaulle.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Agents would later recall that his large wet footprints and the smaller prints of his female swim partners left a very clear trail, which Jackie did not see, having left in a huff Even as one part of the president’s brain strategizes clever ways to deal with Fidel Castro, Nikita Khrushchev, and Charles de Gaulle, another part strategizes ways to have as much sex as he wants without Jackie walking in on him.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
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