The Discovery of France (paperback) by Graham Robb

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Illuminating, engrossing and full of surprises, "The Discovery of France" is a literary exploration of a country few will recognize; from maps and migration to magic, language and landscape, it's a book that reveals the 'real' past of France to tell the whole story - and history - of this remarkable nation. 'With gloriously apposite facts and an abundance of quirky anecdotes and thumbnail sketches of people, places and customs, Robb, on brilliant form, takes us on a stunning journey through the historical landscape of France' - "Independent". 'Certain books strain the patience of those close to you. How many times can you demand: 'Look at this! Can you imagine? Did you know that?' without actually handing over the volume? This is such a book' - "Mail on Sunday". 'An extraordinary journey of discovery that will delight even the most indolent armchair traveller' - "Daily Telegraph".

 

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Book Genre Reference
Book Format Unabridged
Binding Paperback
Number of pages 480
ISBN 978-0330427616
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Media Type Book
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    Rarely does a non-fictional book become a page-turner; every French enthusiast will love this fantastically written guide to France through the ages. (Posted on long)

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