Paris Passions: Watching the French Being Brilliant and Bizarre

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Paris and France as observed wryly and up-close by a long-term North American Paris resident. Seventy-two witty, sharply observed vignettes of daily life, personalities, women, society, culture, history, esthetics, economics and politics, with connecting mini-essays as context and introduction to each topic. A book full of color and humor that skewers French foibles and hypocrisies, while offering clear-eyed praise for France's values and lifestyle. Not a museum-by-museum guidebook, but a book that gives you an intimate ...

Paris Passions: Watching the French Being Brilliant and Bizarre 2008, Booksurge Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781439213926

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