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Paris Babylon

The Story of the Paris Commune

by Rupert Christiansen

  • 80 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Viking Adult .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: World,
  • Paris (France),
  • History - General History,
  • History Of Individual Cities,
  • Social History,
  • Moral conditions,
  • Influence,
  • France,
  • History / General,
  • Commune, 1871,
  • 19th century,
  • Causes,
  • Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7642880M
    ISBN 10067083131X
    ISBN 109780670831319

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The title of the book says it's "the story of the Paris Commune". This is incorrect; only a relatively small part of the book deals with the Commune, while the major part describes life in the Second Empire Paris Babylon book Louis Napoleon and the Siege of Paris during the war.4/5.

An engrossing account of Paris under Napoleon III, from the palaces and opera houses to the barricades and cafÇs. Christiansen (Romantic Affinities, ) has crafted a sensitive portrait of Paris, seen by many as a modern Babylon of sex and sin, and by others as Author: Rupert Christiansen.

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