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Blood Royal: A True Tale of Crime and Detection in Medieval Paris
Blood Royal: A True Tale of Crime and Detection in Medieval Paris
by Eric Jager
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"UCLA professor and expert in medieval literature Jager (The Last Duel) examines the sensational assassination which rocked 15th Century France, as he explores the life, death, and legacy of Louis of Orleans. Drawing on extensive reports detailing the... (read more)

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Paris at the End of the World: The City of Light During the Great War, 1914-1918 (P.S.)
Paris at the End of the World: The City of Light During the Great War, 1914-1918 (P.S.)
by John Baxter
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“An intimate memoir of his grandfathers experiences of that war. ... All this is done with Baxters inimitable lightness of touch and conversational style, which often belies the profound knowledge he has of his adoptive city.” Anton Gill... (read more)

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How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City
How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City
by Joan Dejean
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At the start of the seventeenth century, Paris was known for a few monuments, but it had not yet put its brand on urban space. Like many European cities, it was still emerging from its medieval past. But within a century, Paris would be transformed into... (read more)

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The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
by David McCullough
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As David McCullough writes, “Not all pioneers went west.” In The Greater Journey, he tells the enthralling, inspiring—and until now, untold—story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, and... (read more)

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Parisians: An Adventure History of Paris
Parisians: An Adventure History of Paris
by Graham Robb
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This is the Paris you never knew. From the Revolution to the present, Graham Robb has distilled a series of astonishing true narratives, all stranger than fiction, of the lives of the great, the near-great, and the forgotten. A young artillery lieutenant,... (read more)

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Parisians: An Adventure History of Paris. by Graham Robb
Parisians: An Adventure History of Paris. by Graham Robb
by Graham Robb
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This is the Paris you never knew. From the Revolution to the present, Graham Robb has distilled a series of astonishing true narratives, all stranger than fiction, of the lives of the great, the near-great, and the forgotten.A young artillery lieutenant,... (read more)

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Paris to the Moon
Paris to the Moon
by Adam Gopnik
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Paris. The name alone conjures images of chestnut-lined boulevards, sidewalk cafés, breathtaking façades around every corner — in short, an exquisite romanticism that has captured the American imagination for as long as there have been Americans.... (read more)

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The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
by David McCullough
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The Greater Journey is the enthralling, inspiring — and until now, untold — story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others of high aspiration who set off for Paris in the years between 1830... (read more)

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris
The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris
by Edmund White
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“One has the impression, reading The Flâneur, of having fallen into the hands of a highly distractible, somewhat eccentric poet and professor who is determined to show you a Paris you wouldnt otherwise see…Edmund White tells such a good... (read more)

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The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris
The Flaneur: A Stroll Through the Paradoxes of Paris
by Edmund White
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Bloomsbury is proud to announce the first title in an occasional series in which some of the world's finest novelists reveal the secrets of the city they know best. These beautifully produced, pocket-sized books will provide exactly what is missing in... (read more)

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Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris
Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris
by David King
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Death in the City of Light is the gripping, true story of a brutal serial killer who unleashed his own reign of terror in Nazi-Occupied Paris. As decapitated heads and dismembered body parts surfaced in the Seine, Commissaire Georges-Victor Massu, head... (read more)

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Paris to the Moon
Paris to the Moon
by Adam Gopnik
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The comic-romantic adventures of an American family in Paris is penned by "The New Yorker" writer and author of the magazine's popular "Paris Journal" column. The private story is rooted in the sentimental reeducation of a weary American through the... (read more)

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Paris: A Love Story
Paris: A Love Story
by Kati Marton
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This is a memoir for anyone who has ever fallen in love in Paris, or with Paris. PARIS: A LOVE STORY is for anyone who has ever had their heart broken or their life upended. In this remarkably honest and candid memoir, award-winning journalist and... (read more)

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Elihu Washburne: The Diary and Letters of America's Minister to France During the Siege and Commune of Paris
Elihu Washburne: The Diary and Letters of America's Minister to France During the Siege and Commune of Paris
by Michael Hill
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andlt;Bandgt;This is the remarkable and inspiring storyand#8212;told largely in his own wordsand#8212;of American diplomat Elihu Washburne, who heroically aided his countrymen and other foreign nationals when Paris was devastated by war and revolution in... (read more)

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Travellers History of Paris 3RD Edition
Travellers History of Paris 3RD Edition
by Robert Cole
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Packed with facts, anecdotes, and insight, this edition offers a complete history of Paris and the people who have shaped its destiny. Illustrations.... (read more)

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The Twilight Years: Paris in the 1930s
The Twilight Years: Paris in the 1930s
by William Wiser
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For the artists and expatriates, the aristocrats and arrivistes, Paris in the 1930s lost none of its magical allure, as this lavishly illustrated chronicle of a fascinating decade in the city's cultural history shows. At salons, galleries, palaces, and... (read more)

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Paris Reborn: Napoleon III, Baron Haussmann, and the Quest to Build a Modern City
Paris Reborn: Napoleon III, Baron Haussmann, and the Quest to Build a Modern City
by Stephane Kirkland
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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... (read more)

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Stuff Parisians Like: Discovering the Quoi in the Je Ne Sais Quoi
Stuff Parisians Like: Discovering the Quoi in the Je Ne Sais Quoi
by Olivier Magny
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In the tradition of the New York Times bestseller Stuff White People Like, a tongue-in-cheek homage to Parisians. To be mistaken for a Parisian, readers must buy the newspaper Le Monde, fold it, and walk. Then sit at a café and make phone... (read more)

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The Secret Paris of the '30s
The Secret Paris of the '30s
by Brassai
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Alone, or in the company of friends, Brassa discovered and recorded the forbidden Paris of the 1930s--the sordid yet fascinating bas-monde where high society mingled with the underworld. "The Secret Paris of the '30s" is one of the most remarkable... (read more)

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Paris
Paris
by Mimmo Jodice
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"Nothing to Paris can ever be compared."--Eustache Deschamps, 1375 Anyone who has visited Paris understands this: it is the city by which others may be measured, in inexhaustible place that takes root in one's soul. Countless people-- artists, tourists... (read more)

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