The Camp of the Saints (Le Camp des saints) is a 1973 French novel by Jean Raspail. A translation by Norman Shapiro was published by Scribner in 1975 (ISBN 0-684-14240-6). It was republished by The Social Contract Press in 1995 (ISBN 1-881780-07-4); The Washington Post reports that reading the novel "focused" the ideas of John Tanton, Social Contract Press' founder.
uncompromising works of literary reaction in the 20th century." In 2001 the Southern Poverty Law Center reported that the novel had been published five times in the US and was "widely revered by American white supremacists and is a sort of anti-immigration analog to The Turner Diaries."[