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34. The Battle of Algiers (1966)

‘Acts of violence don’t win wars’

There are few films in the history of cinema that match the revolutionary power and immediacy of Gillo Pontecorvo’s classic about the Algerian fight for independence. 1,484 more words

Imarhan - The Crescent, York - Sunday 11th August 2019

Imarhan are an Algerian Tuareg rock band formed in 2006 in Tamanrasset, Algeria. They are this generations Tinariwen. They released their first and self-titled album in 2016 followed up by ‘Temet’ in 2018. 478 more words


#1232 Algeria 19/01/29

This nice cover from Algeria was sent by Abdelkrim, thank you! It was posted in Bordj El Bahri on January 29 and arrived on February 7, 2019. 51 more words


The BBC's exploration of Algeria's 'Pieds Noirs' and their exodus from Algeria

Submission by Dr Amy L. Hubbell

“The Mass Exodus of Algeria’s ‘Pieds Noirs'”. The History Hour by BBC Sounds. August 2019. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w3csypyx.

Recently Dr. Amy Hubbell, Senior Lecturer in French at the University of Queensland was interviewed by Max Pearson for the BBC’s History Hour radio show and podcast. 283 more words