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In this newly designed edition, acclaimed writers who have fallen in love with France--with the food, the land, the irrepressible French people--provide a mesmerizing literary tour of this special place. maps. Illustrations.

Synopsis:

This newly designed edition of Travelers Tales France celebrates the culture, history, and joie de vivre of one of the most beloved — and most visited — countries on Earth. Acclaimed writers, including Peter Mayle, M.F.K. Fisher, Jon Krakauer, Mort Rosenblum, Alice Kaplan, and Jan Morris, who have fallen in love with France — with the food, the land, the irrepressible French people — provide a mesmerizing literary tour of this special place. Opening many windows onto France, this collection reveals the most important reason to visit: to experience life as it should be. “Pays homage to the good life, as defined by the French.” — Los Angeles Times

Product Details

ISBN:
9781885211736
Editor:
O'Reilly, James
Editor:
Habegger, Larry
Editor:
O'Reilly, James
Editor:
Habegger, Larry
Editor:
O'Reilly, Sean
Editor:
O'Reilly, James; Habegger, Larry; O'Reilly, Sean
Author:
Habegger, Larry
Author:
O'Reilly, Sean
Author:
O'Reilly, James
Editor:
O'Reilly, Sean
Publisher:
Travelers' Tales Guides
Location:
San Francisco, Calif.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Europe - France
Subject:
France
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Travelers
Subject:
Travelers' writings
Subject:
TRAVEL / Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Travel Writing-General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Travelers' Tales Guides
Series Volume:
D36
Publication Date:
20020131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations, Map
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8 x 5.13 in 18 lb

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This newly designed edition of Travelers Tales France celebrates the culture, history, and joie de vivre of one of the most beloved — and most visited — countries on Earth. Acclaimed writers, including Peter Mayle, M.F.K. Fisher, Jon Krakauer, Mort Rosenblum, Alice Kaplan, and Jan Morris, who have fallen in love with France — with the food, the land, the irrepressible French people — provide a mesmerizing literary tour of this special place. Opening many windows onto France, this collection reveals the most important reason to visit: to experience life as it should be. “Pays homage to the good life, as defined by the French.” — Los Angeles Times
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