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French army officer of Jewish descent whose false imprisonment for treason in 1894 raised issues of anti-Semitism that dominated French politics until his release in 1906 (1859-1935)

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Harris's book reads like a thriller, beautifully placed amid the rich details of belle epoque France and rooted in the verifiable essential elements of the Dreyfus affair, which consumed France between 1894 and 1906 after Alfred Dreyfus, a rare Jewish officer in the French army, was wrongly convicted of spying for the Germans and disgraced in a public ceremony.
The Dreyfus Corporation (Dreyfus), a BNY Mellon (NYSE: BK) company, said that it has launched the Dreyfus Global Emerging Markets Fund, an actively managed, equity mutual fund.
His complaints about earlier scholarship on the Dreyfus Affair are mostly empty as he exaggerates both the number of important works on the affair and their treatment of the subject.
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Eventually, Sandherr was persuaded by his aides, of whom Major Hubert Joseph Henry was the most insistent that the most likely culprit was a staff officer, namely Captain Alfred Dreyfus.
It was Betty Thomas's interest that revived this book," says author Peter Lefcourt, referring to The Dreyfus Affair, his bitter sweet tale about two gay major-league baseball players in love.
Louis Dreyfus Plastics' focus is on long-term hedging of prices for polyolefins, polystyrene, PVC, and PET.
For instance, the Dreyfus Socially Responsible Fund avoids campanies that promote such social vices as smoking, drinking and gambling.
Calyx Agro is a venture sponsored by Louis Dreyfus Commodities, a leading agribusiness group, to acquire, develop, operate, and sell agricultural land in Latin America, primarily in Brazil.
Louis Dreyfus Property Group is set to begin construction on a 23-story, 574,000 SF building in Stamford, Conn.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of the following money market funds (MMFs) managed by the Dreyfus Corporation: