Walks Through Lost Paris: A Journey Into the Heart of Historic Paris

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When he discovered that the city he lived in for many years was actually entirely rebuilt during the mid-1800s, Leonard Pitt plunged into Paris's history and began photographing what he learned had changed. Eventually, he led tours and gave lectures on the demolition and reconstruction that changed the city forever. "Walks Through Lost Paris" chronicles Paris's great periods of urban reconstruction through four walking tours. With a special focus on the work of Georges-Eugene Haussmann, this book provides a history of each ...

Walks Through Lost Paris: A Journey Into the Heart of Historic Paris 2006, Shoemaker & Hoard

ISBN-13: 9781593761035

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