Our next book club will be meeting on Monday 12 July and we will be discussing books with a seafaring theme.
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Title:Paris to the Past - Travelling through French History by Train
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. Whether taking us to Orleans to evoke the visions of Joan of Arc or to the Place de la Concorde to witness the beheading of Marie Antoinette, Caro animates history with her lush descriptions of architectural splendors and tales of court intrigue. An enchanting travelogue...
Second hand Paperback