Explorations – No 25 Dec 1998
(issued May 1999)
PATRICIA CLANCY, JACQUES DE SAINT-FERJEUX, COLIN THORNTON-SMITH, Foreword
ROLLON MOUCHEL-BLAISOT, Address to Annual Dinner ISFAR, 31 July 1998 by M. Rollon Mouchel-Blaisot, Consul General for France
M. Mouchel-Blaisot speaks enthusiastically of the World Cup and the Tour de France: ‘two great sporting events and their meaning for both France and Australia’. Amongst other observations he emphasises their importance in the world-wide promotion of France as a highly technological country with a competitive economy.
Keywords: Rollon Mouchel-Blaisot, 1998 Annual Dinner ISFAR, World Cup, Tour de France.
Jacqueline Dyer, Flanders in Australia – A Personal History of Wool and War, reviewed by Ken Bradshaw
Patricia Clancy & Jeanne Allen (ed. & trans.), The French Consul’s Wife: Memoirs of Celeste de Chabrillan in gold-rush Australia, reviewed by Edward Duyker