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  • 'For Their Own Good'by Julia S. Torrie

    Berghahn Books 2010; US$ 34.95

    The early twentieth-century advent of aerial bombing made successful evacuations essential to any war effort, but ordinary people resented them deeply. Based on extensive archival research in Germany and France, this is the first broad, comparative study of civilian evacuations in Germany and France during World War II. The evidence uncovered exposes... more...

  • "The Centurions Vs The Hydra": French Counterinsurgency In The Peninsular War (1808-1812)by Major Philippe H. Gennequin

    Wagram Press 2014; US$ 0.99

    Considered the first documented commitment of a Western-style army facing a nation-wide insurgency, the Peninsular War deserves a critical examination of French pacification methods. In spite of a severe defeat, the Grande Armee achieved success while conducting counterinsurgency operations in Aragon and Andalusia. Based on Spanish, French and British... more...

  • "There Are No Slaves in France"by Sue Peabody

    Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 74.99

    There Are No Slaves in France examines the paradoxical emergence of political antislavery and institutional racism in the century prior to the French Revolution. Sue Peabody shows how the political culture of late Bourbon France created ample opportunities for contestation over the meaning of freedom. Based on various archival sources, this work... more...

  • 1000 Years of Annoying the Frenchby Stephen Clarke

    Transworld 2015; US$ 14.09

    NEW UPDATED EDITION Was the Battle of Hastings a French victory? Non! William the Conqueror was Norman and hated the French. Were the Brits really responsible for the death of Joan of Arc? Non! The French sentenced her to death for wearing trousers. Did the French write "God Save the Queen"? Non! But that's what they claim. Ten centuries'... more...

  • 101 Amazing Facts About Franceby Jack Goldstein

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 2.99 US$ 2.54

    In this amazing eBook you can find more than one hundred facts about the country of France. Separated into sections such as its geography, its people, famous French figures and many more you will find some fascinating information inside! Whether you are planning on visiting France, working on a geography project or just want to know more about this... more...

  • 101 Amazing Facts About Parisby Jack Goldstein

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 2.99 US$ 2.54

    In this amazing eBook you will find more than one hundred facts about Paris. What are the top landmarks, museums and galleries to visit? What is the history of the Eiffel Tower? Separated into sections covering these topics and more (such as its history, its culture and recommendations for some of the city's best restaurants), you will learn some... more...

  • 1066: The Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestryby Andrew Bridgeford

    HarperCollins Publishers 2017; US$ 9.97

    A brilliant new reading of the Bayeux Tapestry that radically alters our understanding of the events of 1066 and reveals the astonishing story of the survival of early medieval Europe’s greatest treasure. This edition does not include illustrations. more...

  • The 17/21st Lancers: 1759-1993by R. L. V. Ffrench Blake

    Pen and Sword 1993; US$ 8.99

    The regimental history of a regiment about to lose its identity, known sometimes as the Death and Glory Boys because of their famous skull and crossbones badge. They have had a long and distinguished history ending recently in the Gulf War and are about to be merged with the 16th/5th Lancers. more...

  • 1789 : silence aux pauvres !by Henri Guillemin; Roger Viollet

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 11.99

    Un retour sur l’histoire française du XVIIe axé sur les biens du peuple français L’histoire sérieuse n’a pas encore mis en lumière la place qu’a tenue, dans la Révolution française, et dès le début, la crainte, chez les possédants, d’une menace sur leurs biens. Ce qu’il faut savoir, et capitalement, c’est que, dès la réunion des états généraux,... more...

  • 1789-1792/1792-1794 : Les deux Révolutions françaisesby Henri Guillemin; David; Patrick Rödel

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 20.99

    Les transcriptions des conférences données par Henri Guillemin en 1967 réunies dans un seul ouvrage On avait bien compris, à la lecture de son Silence aux pauvres , qu’Henri Guillemin ne se contentait pas, quant à la Révolution française de 1789, des versions officielles et convenues. La suite de conférences, données à la Radiotélévision belge... more...