A Traveller's History of France (Traveller's History Series)

A Traveller's History of France (Traveller's History Series)

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by Robert Cole
     
 

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This volume takes the reader from the first conquests of ancient Gaul through the Renaissance, the turmoil and triumph of the French Revolution, and on through the 20th century of French history, right up to the present day.

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This volume takes the reader from the first conquests of ancient Gaul through the Renaissance, the turmoil and triumph of the French Revolution, and on through the 20th century of French history, right up to the present day.

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Independent
Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip to France...[It] is concise and gives the esesntial facts in a very readable form.
Small Press
France comes alive in the pages of this book, helping transform the tourist into a traveller...Cole transkports the reader back through France's long and tumultuous history in a manner which keeps one engrossed in the unfolding tale...This is the book for any potential traveller...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566566063
Publisher:
Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
The Traveller's History Series
Edition description:
Revised and Updated
Pages:
238
Sales rank:
266,465
Product dimensions:
5.04(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.65(d)

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A Traveller's History of France (Traveller's History Series) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
LoveHistoryVA More than 1 year ago
This 'Traveller's History Series has concise, readable background information for the traveller. The book's timelines and historical reviews provide contextual depth that cement places in the traveler's memory. France crammed 3000 years of history into a readable 200 pages.