Book Size: 5" x 7.75"

Pages: 256

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781566566063

Series: Interlink TravellerÕs Histories

Imprint: Interlink Books

Edition: 8

Illustrations: b&w illustrations , maps

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A Traveller's History of France

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"Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip to France... [It] is concise and gives the essential facts in a very readable form."-The Independent (London)

About this book

Millions of travellers visit France each year. The glories of the French countryside, the essential harmony of French architecture, the wealth of historical relics, the myriad of cultural opportunities - all make the country a perennial and irresistible attraction. A Traveller's History of France 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 all the way to the present.

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About the authors

Robert Cole teaches Modern European History at Utah State University. He has travelled extensively in France, and made numerous trips to Paris. His published books include A Traveller’s History of France (in the same series), A History of British Propaganda and European Neutral Countries in the Second World War, and an analysis of the writing of late British historian A.J.P. Taylor. He has also reviewed extensively for a variety of academic history journals.

Robert Cole teaches Modern European History at Utah State University. He is the author of A Traveller's History of Paris in the same series.

Reviews

"Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip to France... [It] is concise and gives the essential facts in a very readable form."-The Independent (London) "France comes alive in the pages of this book, helping transform the tourist into a traveller... Cole transports 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..." - Small Press

About the Author

Robert Cole teaches Modern European History at Utah State University. He is the author of A Traveller’s History of Paris in the same series.

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Cole, Robert

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Edition

8

Inprint

Interlink Books

Pages

256

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PB

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b&w illustrations , maps

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5" x 7 3/4"

Reviews

"Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip to France… [It] is concise and gives the essential facts in a very readable form."-The Independent (London) "France comes alive in the pages of this book , helping transform the tourist into a traveller… Cole transports 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…" – Small Press

MainReview

"Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip to France… [It] is concise and gives the essential facts in a very readable form."-The Independent (London)