French Third Republic
French Third Republic (1870-1940) was the French government which began with the overthrow of the Second Empire (1852-1870), following the defeat of Napoleon III (1808-1873) by Germany, and lasted to the French defeat by Germany in 1940. The First Republic lasted from 1792 to 1804, and the Second from 1848 to 1852.
- Percy L. Greaves, Jr. "Mises Made Easier ", 1974. Referenced 2014-08-24.