Paris Reborn: Napoléon III, Baron Haussmann and the Quest to Build a Modern City
In the mid-nineteenth century, the Paris we know today was born, the vision of two extraordinary men: the endlessly ambitious Emperor Napoléon III and his unstoppable accomplice, Baron Haussmann. This is the vivid and engrossing account of the greatest transformation of a major city in modern history.
Report from a Parisian Paradise
|In Roth’s all too brief career from 1921-1939 he established himself as the greatest newspaper correspondent of his age.
Paris to the Past
In one of the most inventive travel books in years, Ina Caro invites readers on twenty-five one-day train trips that depart from Paris and transport us back through seven hundred years of French history.
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