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Paris to the Past

In one of the most inventive travel books in years, Ina Caro invites readers on twenty-five one-day train trips that depart from Paris and transport us back through seven hundred years of French history.

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The Novel of the Century (2)

David Bellos was on an Alpine camping trip that turned into a disaster. It rained and snowed, he caught a cold and once installed in his hotel, wrapped himself in warm blankets and Les Miserables. He was entranced and stayed “ill” rather longer than necessary to follow the moving, engaging, and immensely engaging tale to the end.

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Pursuit of Power


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