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Seven Ages of Paris

Seven Ages of Paris

by Alistair Horne

Editorial: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781400034468
Número de páginas: 496
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 13 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-09-23


In this luminous portrait of Paris, celebrated historian Alistair Horne gives us the history, culture, disasters, and triumphs of one of the world’s truly great cities. Horne makes plain that while Paris may be many things, it is never boring. From the rise of Philippe Auguste through the reigns of Henry IV and Louis XIV (who abandoned Paris for Versailles); Napoleon’s rise and fall; Baron Haussmann’s rebuilding of Paris (at the cost of much of the medieval city); the Belle ...