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Malraux, André

Line breaks: André Mal|raux
Pronunciation: /malˈrəʊ
 
, malʀo/

Definition of Malraux, André in English:

( 1901–76), French novelist, politician, and art critic. Involved in the Chinese communist uprising of 1927 and the Spanish Civil War, he was later appointed France’s first Minister of Cultural Affairs (1959–69). Notable novels: La Condition humaine (1933).

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