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City of Light : the making of modern Paris —Christiansen, Rupert, author.
Book
2018
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"In 1853 the French emperor Louis Napoleon inaugurated a vast and ambitious program of public works, directed by Georges-Eugène Haussmann, the prefect of the Seine. Haussmann's renovation of Paris would transform the ol...

City of Light : The Rebuilding of Paris —Christiansen, Rupert, author.
EBook
2018

A sparkling account of the nineteenth-century rebuilding of Paris as the most beautiful city in the world, as part of the stunning Landmark Library series. 'This really is an impressive book' Sebastian Faulks. 'Brisk, vi...

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