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  • Calais: An English Town in France, 1347-1558by Susan Rose

    Boydell & Brewer 2008; US$ 99.00

    The first comprehensive history of Calais under English rule, casting new light on the development of its vigorous political and commercial society. more...

  • The Ceremonial Cityby Robert A. Schneider

    Princeton University Press 1996; US$ 26.50

    From public executions to religious processions to political festivities, Toulouse's ceremonial life was remarkably rich in the decades prior to the French Revolution. In an engaging portrait that conveys this provincial city in all its splendor and misery, Robert Schneider explores how Toulouse's civic and community life was represented in the stagings... more...

  • Cosmopolitan Europeby John Western

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 119.95

    Based on in-depth, lively interviews with 80 men and 80 women ranging from 101 to 20 years, and from all over the world (France, Germany, Alsace-Lorraine, Portugal, Italy, ex-Yugoslavia, Albania, Algeria, Morocco, Turkey, Cameroon, and Afghanistan amongst other countries), the author draws out of these powerful testimonies all sorts of compelling insights... more...

  • Families, friends, and alliesby H. Tanner

    BRILL 2004; US$ 204.00

    Tanner (history, Ohio State U.) offers a new model of the development of medieval government from the later ninth century in northern France, drawing on a cluster of insights developed by social historians and historians that she calls the anthropological school, because it draws on anthropological models in order to discuss political and social co more...

  • A Fool And His Moneyby Ann Wroe

    Random House 2011; US$ 13.07

    Few books have captured the atmosphere of daily medieval life as well or as movingly as A Fool and His Money. Rodez, in southern France, was divided for centuries by a feud between two masters. This partitioned town thus acquired two distinct cultures. The story focuses on the strange case of Peyre Marques, a merchant who forgets where he has buried... more...

  • High Season In Niceby Robert Kanigel

    Little, Brown Book Group 2013; US$ 21.60

    A fascinating portrait of Nice on the French Riviera, showing how the city became the birthplace of modern tourism more...

  • High Season In Niceby Robert Kanigel

    Little, Brown Book Group 2013; Not Available

    A fascinating portrait of Nice on the French Riviera, showing how the city became the birthplace of modern tourism more...

  • The Holy Placeby Henry Lincoln

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    From the coauthor of Holy Blood, Holy Grail ?a basis for The Da Vinci Code ?comes a deeper exploration of the secrets of Rennes-le-Château. In 1982, Henry Lincoln, along with colleagues Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh, published Holy Blood, Holy Grail , which became an immediate international bestseller. It investigated Rennes-le-Château, a... more...

  • Houseboat on the Seineby William Wharton

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 8.99

    The title brings to mind a luxury vessel on the most glamorous river in the world, but readers expecting to learn about the high life in France will be in for a surprise. In this charming memoir, painter and novelist Wharton (Birdy) instead gives us literally the nuts and bolts of building a houseboat, along with generous dollops of humor and local... more...

  • Ideologies and Institutions in Urban Franceby R. D. Grillo

    Cambridge University Press 1985; US$ 62.00

    Presents a detailed account of relations between the indigenous French population and immigrant workers and their families of non-French origin. more...