Seven Ages of Paris

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In this wonderfully readable book, Alistair Horne tells the huge and romantic story of Paris through seven ages of turmoil and change: the Middle Ages, the 100 years war, the Paris of Louis XIV, the age of Napoleon, the Commune, the Empire days of Louis-Napoleon and Eugenie, and the First World War and De Gaulle. Interweaving historical narrative with telling detail, this is a fluent and definitive work of social and cultural history. 'The best book I have read on Paris in a long time' Gregor Dallas, BBC History Books of ...

Seven Ages of Paris 2004, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400034468

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Seven Ages of Paris 2002, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679454816

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The Seven Ages of Paris 2002, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333725771

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