Pierre Chevalier

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Chevalier, Pierre


Dates of birth and death unknown. French officer and historian.

At the beginning of the War of Liberation of the Ukrainian People of 1648–54, Chevalier was a secretary at the French embassy in Poland. Chevalier’s works contain valuable information about the history and ethnography of the Ukraine in the mid-17th century and describe the principal military and political events of the period from 1648 to 1652.


Istoriia viiny kozakiv proty Pol’shi. Kiev, 1960.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"Terra Incognita" (2002) marked the beginning of the filmmaker's happy, if brief, relationship with the Franco-German television channel Arte, specifically its Fiction unit--which from 1991-2003 was run by Pierre Chevalier.
(4) See the interview with Pierre Chevalier, Head of the French Fiction Unit of the Franco-German arts channel ARTE between 1991 and 2003: Pierre Chevalier and Jordi Ballo, 'A proposit de laficcid realista, Quaderns del Cac, 16, May-August 2003.
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Pierre Chevalier will become marketing manager for architectural binders in Europe.
The Belgian deputy Pierre Chevalier, =who also participated in the mission in his capacity as Chairman of the =Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee, suggested that when the debate =begins, it will focus above all on the future role of national =parliaments.
Pierre Chevalier, president of France's screenwriting commission and one of three newcomers to the Oscar panel this year, says, "The Oscars count very much; they are on a par with the Cannes Film Festival in terms of giving a film worldwide exposure, and it's a great shame that France has not been among the winners more often.