Books tagged: france history

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Jewels of French History Books, The Lauragais Story
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Moulin Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
A new history book for France that examines the commercially and strategically important region of the Lauragais, sometimes known as the 'Land of Cockaigne' in reference to a time of Pastel and the flourishing cotton industry that once existed there.
Walking and Wondering: Living Under the Sign of the Cross in the Shadow of the Swastika
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One man's quest to be reunited with his family during years of persecution, exile and jailings.
Biarritz France Holiday
Series: Illustrated Diaries, Book 15 ยท Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Rambler’s tour of the famous French resort of Biarritz on the Atlantic coast which explores the many reasons behind its growth including the area’s historical links with Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. [Includes diary notes, colour photographs plus Canadian-based research about its shared Basque-Newfoundland & Labrador, Whaling and Cod-Fishing heritages.] [Revised English Edition]
Illuminations of the Heart
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 153,440. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Siri is a medieval illuminator who bears an uncanny resemblance to Triston de Brielle's late wife. Or does she? Her merry laughter and twinkling eyes are very different from his late wife's shy smiles and quiet ways. She has illuminated many a priceless book with pen and paint, but can her own vibrant spirit illuminate the darkness in Triston’s soul and make his heart beat for her alone?
Before Charlie Hebdo French Terrorism During The Algerian War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The Organisation de l'Armee was a group that wanted to continue French rule in Algeria. In the years from 1953-1962 the OAS conducted bombings, barracks uprisings, political assassination attempts, etc. to attain their goals. On two occasions they nearly succeeded in murdering French President de Gaulle. My book looks at the OAS, their senseless acts against French citizens and their leadership.