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The Most Beautiful Villages of Provence (Most Beautiful Villages)
The Most Beautiful Villages of Provence (Most Beautiful Villages)
by Michael Jacobs
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From one of the most famous coastlines in the world, the Cote d'Azur, to the hills and mountains of the Luberon, the variety and culture of its villages are astounding. It is in such small communities as those so beautifully photographed by Hugh Palmer... (read more)

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Encore Provence: New Adventures in the South of France
Encore Provence: New Adventures in the South of France
by Peter Mayle
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"Mayle's prose is, as ever, as pure and welcoming as a glass of the house wine at a Provençal cafe." --The Philadelphia Inquirer From the Hardcover edition.... (read more)

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The Return of Martin Guerre
The Return of Martin Guerre
by Natalie Davis
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The Inventive Peasant Arnaud du Tilh had almost persuaded the learned judges at the Parlement of Toulouse, when on a summer's day in 1560 a man swaggered into the court on a wooden leg, denounced Arnaud, and reestablished his claim to the identity... (read more)

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Social Change in Modern France: Towards a Cultural Anthropology of the Fifth Republic
Social Change in Modern France: Towards a Cultural Anthropology of the Fifth Republic
by Henri Mendras and Alistair Cole
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Social Change in Modern France is a concise and lucid account of the profound transformations that have reshaped French society over the past thirty years. The authors show how the characteristic institutions of the Third Republic have been weakened... (read more)

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The Master and Minerva
The Master and Minerva
by Helen Solterer
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Can words do damage? For medieval culture, the answer was unambiguously yes. And as Helen Solterer contends, in French medieval culture the representation of women exemplified the use of injurious language. Solterer investigates the debates over women... (read more)

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*metro Stop Paris: an Underground Histo (08 Edition)
*metro Stop Paris: an Underground Histo (08 Edition)
by Dallas
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A history of Paris in twelve métro stops. Métro Stop Paris recounts the extraordinary and colorful history of the City of Light, by way of twelve Métro stops—a voyage across both space and time. At each stop a... (read more)

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Choices in Vichy France: The French Under Nazi Occupation
Choices in Vichy France: The French Under Nazi Occupation
by John F Sweets
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Films like The Sorrow and the Pity and Lacombe Lucien, as well as recent scholarship, have replaced the old Gaullist myth of Nazi-occupied France and "a nation of resisters" with a new myth of "a nation of collaborators." John Sweets's provocative... (read more)

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French Spirits: A House, a Village, and a Love Affair in Burgundy
French Spirits: A House, a Village, and a Love Affair in Burgundy
by Jeffrey Greene
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Chapter OneThe Presbytery How is it that real estate agents know even before they look at you, as they shout on the phone to a colleague, that you are a waste of their time? They must develop a sixth sense to spot dreamers, like us, who know nothing... (read more)

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Joan of Arc: Her Story
Joan of Arc: Her Story
by Regine Pernoud
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The Titus Crow novels are full of acts of nobility and heroism. Titus Crow and his faithful companion fight the forces of darkness--the infamous and deadly Elder Gods of H.P. Lovecraft--wherever they arise. The powerful Cthulhu and his dark minions are... (read more)

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One Foot in Front of the Other: How I Survived Being Alone and Homeless on the Streets of Paris
One Foot in Front of the Other: How I Survived Being Alone and Homeless on the Streets of Paris
by Ann Webb
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American Ann Webb saved up all year to treat herself to a European vacation in Spain and France. But when she tried to leave Paris at the end of her trip, her discount flight was cancelled due to an AirFrance pilot strike, and new ticket prices jumped to... (read more)

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Paris Then and Now (Then & Now)
Paris Then and Now (Then & Now)
by Peter Caine
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This book on the City of Light offers a unique combination of historic interest and contemporary beauty. Then and Now books feature fascinating archival photographs contrasted with specially commissioned, full-color images of the same scene today.... (read more)

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Dawn, Dusk or Night: A Year with Nicolas Sarkozy
Dawn, Dusk or Night: A Year with Nicolas Sarkozy
by Yasmina Reza
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An enormous success in France and a media sensation around the world, Yasmina Rezas Dawn, Dusk or Night will startle English-language readers with its utterly unorthodox (and candid and witty) portrait of a man in his quest for ultimate power. In... (read more)

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Beneath the Cross: Catholics and Huguenots in Sixteenth-Century Paris
Beneath the Cross: Catholics and Huguenots in Sixteenth-Century Paris
by Barbara Diefendorf
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The religious conflicts of sixteenth-century France, particularly the St. Bartholomew's Day massacres of 1572, continue to draw a good deal of attention from historians. What started as a limited coup against the Huguenot leadership became instead a... (read more)

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Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France
Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France
by Jean Vincent Blanchard
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Chief Minister to King Louis XIII, Cardinal Richelieu was the architect of a new France in the seventeenth century and the force behind the nation's rise as a European power. One of the first statesmen to clearly understand the necessity of a balance of... (read more)

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Napoleon: The Path to Power
Napoleon: The Path to Power
by Philip Dwyer
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At just thirty years of age, Napoleon Bonaparte ruled the most powerful country in Europe. But the journey that led him there was neither inevitable nor smooth.  This authoritative biography focuses on the evolution of Napoleon as a leader and... (read more)

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The Englishman's Daughter: A True Story of Love and Betrayal in World War I
The Englishman's Daughter: A True Story of Love and Betrayal in World War I
by Ben Macintyre
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-241) and index.... (read more)

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Testimony: France in the Twenty-First Century
Testimony: France in the Twenty-First Century
by Nicolas Sarkozy
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A leading French presidential candidate offers an outspoken, thought-provoking look at his vision for the future of France, criticizing the government of Jacques Chirac and presenting his own take on the problems facing France: immigration, integration... (read more)

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Man Behind the Iron Mask
Man Behind the Iron Mask
by John Noone
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"For more than three hundred years the legend of 'the man in the iron mask' has held a place on the stage of human enquiry and debate. From the time of his incarceration during the reign of Louis XIV right through to our modern day, the awful fate of the... (read more)

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Napoleon's Letters
Napoleon's Letters
by J M Thompson
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Three hundred letters, edited and translated by a leading Napoleonic scholar, offer a direct insight into the mind of one of the greatest soldiers and most interesting figures in history. During his lifetime, Napoleon wrote 60,000 letters, 41,000 of... (read more)

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The American Enemy: The History of French Anti-Americanism
The American Enemy: The History of French Anti-Americanism
by Philippe Roger
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< div> Georges-Louis Buffon, an eighteenth-century French scientist, was the first to promote the widespread idea that nature in the New World was deficient; in America, which he had never visited, dogs don't bark, birds don't sing, and& #8212;... (read more)

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