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HISTORY OF FRANCE By Charlotte M. Yonge
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This is an extremely hard to find history book. A must have for anyone interested in French history. This book was first published in 1879.
History Twittified By Sarah Keyes & Hannah Keyes
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Discover Twitter through the ages! Ever wonder what Genghis Khan, Aristotle, or George Washington might have tweeted? How about what might have happened if Henry VIII tried online dating via social... More > media? Or what if the sinking of the Titanic was told in real time, tweet by tweet? Time to end the American Civil War? There's an app for that! Find out all this for yourself and more, each age tweeted with cheeky and comical wit in this humorous history book!< Less
History of the Girondists By LAMARTINE
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History of the Girondists Alphonse Marie Louis de Lamartine, poet, historian, statesman, was born at Macon, in Burgundy, on October 21, 1790. Early in the nineteenth century he held a diplomatic... More > appointment at Naples, and in 1820 succeeded after many difficulties, in finding a publisher for his first volume of poems, "Nouvelles Méditations." The merits of the work were at once recognised, and the young author soon found himself one of the most popular of the younger generation of French poets. He next adopted politics, and, with the Revolution of February, became for a brief time the soul of political life in France. But the triumph of imperialism and of Napoleon III. drove him into the background, whereupon he retired from public life, and devoted his remaining years to literature. He died on March I, 1869. The publication, in 1847, of his "History of the Girondists, or Personal Memoirs of the Patriots of the French Revolution, from Unpublished Sources," was in the nature of a political event in France.< Less
FLORIDA'S HISTORY By SC Benham
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Florida is one of the greatest places on earth! It is so abundant with beauty, that it has record numbers of tourists flocking to its beaches and cities every year from around the world! Florida has... More > a lot more to offer than just an exciting couple of weeks long holiday trip, it has culture, history, religious history and Native American Indian history that is unique throughout the United States, yes even for the entire world! The Spanish, the British, even the French all made their mark on this paradise-like state, that is rich with historical sites. From the prehistoric era to the fight for freedom of the Seminole Wars, all this and more is covered in this enjoyable book!< Less
Passages from the French and Italian Notebooks, Volume 1. By Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Nathaniel Hawthorne... More > (/ˈhɔːˌθɔːrn/; born Nathaniel Hathorne; July 4, 1804 – May 19, 1864) was an American novelist, Dark Romantic, and short story writer.He was born in 1804 in Salem, Massachusetts, to Nathaniel Hathorne and the former Elizabeth Clarke Manning. His ancestors include John Hathorne, the only judge involved in the Salem witch trials who never repented of his actions. Nathaniel later added a "w" to make his name "Hawthorne" in order to hide this relation. He entered Bowdoin College in 1821, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in 1824, and graduated in 1825. Hawthorne published his first work, a novel titled Fanshawe, in 1828; he later tried to suppress it, feeling it was not equal to the standard of his later work. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Hawthorne< Less
Passages from the French and Italian Notebooks, Volume 2. By Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Nathaniel Hawthorne... More > (/ˈhɔːˌθɔːrn/; born Nathaniel Hathorne; July 4, 1804 – May 19, 1864) was an American novelist, Dark Romantic, and short story writer.He was born in 1804 in Salem, Massachusetts, to Nathaniel Hathorne and the former Elizabeth Clarke Manning. His ancestors include John Hathorne, the only judge involved in the Salem witch trials who never repented of his actions. Nathaniel later added a "w" to make his name "Hawthorne" in order to hide this relation. He entered Bowdoin College in 1821, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in 1824, and graduated in 1825. Hawthorne published his first work, a novel titled Fanshawe, in 1828; he later tried to suppress it, feeling it was not equal to the standard of his later work. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Hawthorne< Less
Les Liaisons Delicieuses: Breaking the French Culinary Code By Patricia Ravenscroft & with Kent Ravenscroft
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Imagine cooking with some of the greatest chefs in France. Facing fascinating challenges, Patti Ravenscroft developed a French culinary tour business, discovering 10 starred provincial chefs who took... More > her groups into their kitchens to do hands-on cooking, and explore provincial France with them. Along the way, many remarkable things happened with chefs and clients as they sought out the best France had to offer. Visiting markets, farms, artisans and wineries, they also hunted mushrooms, digging for truffles with a pig, and pursuing the best artisans in the area. Though she became discouraged at one point for business and world event reasons, the French Embassy in Washington restored her confidence by awarding her the L’Ordre de Merite Agricole. Part memoir, part travelogue, and part culinary tour adventure, the book contains descriptions of cooking, eating and wine tasting with outstanding chefs; included are 27 of their best recipes adapted for the American cook.< Less
A Tale of Two Cities- A Story Of the French Revolution By Charles Dickens
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A Tale of Two Cities (1859) is a novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. With well over 200 million copies sold, it ranks among the most famous... More > works in the history of fictional literature.< Less
A Tale of Two Cities: A Story of the French Revolution By Charles Dickens
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A Tale of Two Cities: A Story of the French Revolution (1859) is a novel by Charles Dickens, includes the original illustrations by Hablot Knight Browne (Phiz). Originally published in the periodical... More > 'All the Year Round', in 31 weekly instalments from April to November 1859. Well over 200 million copies sold, it ranks among the most famous works in the history of fictional literature. The novel depicts the plight of the French peasantry demoralized by the French aristocracy in the years leading up to the revolution. "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us..."< Less
French Cuisine: Recipes d'Amour - What’s the Most Delicious Food in the World? Delicious French Recipes for Romance & Entertaining By R. D. Dalen
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In France, romance usually begins with French food, whether a baguette or a once in a lifetime gourmet meal in a fine French restaurant. French cuisine offers a rich experience that ranges from... More > simple, rustic country dishes to elaborate gastronomic feats. Based in a complex history of cultural influences and a wide array of ingredients, it is limited only by the imagination of the cook preparing it. With basic cooking techniques and a little practice, you can begin enjoying authentic French cuisine in your own kitchen in no time! We hope you enjoy this selection of fine French recipes! French dishes you may have heard about for years but have not yet sampled… here’s your chance with these French recipes. Bon Apetit!< Less

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