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About Charles E Reesink

charles-emmanuel reesink, one foot in Port Saunders, Newfoundland, Canada, one in La Garenne, Yonne, France and another in Zutphen, Pays-Bas with two in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada.
Creating a Website at my own pace is the best offer I have had all day: not bad, after all this babble that Internet would soon be so passe.
In other words, I am looking fwd to meet online with likeminded individuals on my retracing the itineraries of French Count de Gobineau, especially in Persia in the 1850's, on behalf of French government and as special correspondent to Alexis de Tocqueville, 1843-1859.
Until this day, I had not come across US Ely's Democracy and Distrust.
I think it marks a watershed in my research on tocqueville, along with Bolivia's own wish to have the Frenchman Tocqueville along the German Marx in the classroom: what a great idea!
Thank you Spanish-speaking Bolivia for bringing this synergy to light! Indeed, when you know that letters between the French and theGerman were published in 1908 - in a last ditch attempt to keep bridges of understanding across the Rhine(...)


Present University of Manitoba, City University of New York

Research Interests

French translation, French copy, French PR

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