Travelers' Tales Paris: True Stories by James O'Reilly

Travelers' Tales Paris: True Stories

byJames O'Reilly, Sean O'Reilly, Larry Habegger

Kobo ebook | December 27, 2011

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Paris is one city that you should endeavor to know over the course of a lifetime, and not just in one or two visits. It is the center of the civilized universe, and it belongs to everyone-even to those who see it only in their dreams. The City of Light has bestowed on millions the gift of the incandescent present, an image or experience into which all life is condensed and reflected upon for years to come. Travelers’ Tales Paris captures the romance of the world’s favorite city through stories that entertain, inform, and touch the heart. John Gregory Dunne reveals the manic pleasures of driving in the city’s chaotic traffic. Joseph Diedrich and Katya Macklovich explore romantic encounters that could only happen here. Herbert Gold and David Applefield take aim at the nostalgia surrounding The Left Bank, one reveling in its literary past, the other urging the visitor to reach out to a new, modern Paris in the outlying area of Montreuil. Tim O’Reilly and Coleman Lollar evoke the appeal of unexpected tourist sites, and Marcel Laventurier recounts his harrowing escape from the Nazis on a train bound for occupied Paris in a tale you will never forget.
Title:Travelers' Tales Paris: True StoriesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 27, 2011Publisher:Travelers' TalesLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1609520742

ISBN - 13:9781609520748

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