The Discovery of France
A Historical Geography from the Revolution to the First World War
ISBN10: 0393059731 ISBN13: 9780393059731 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Oct 30 2007 Pages: 454 Weight: 1.85lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.75" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
A narrative exploration of France's lesser-known landscapes and inhabitants celebrates the country's ancient tribes, prehistoric networks, and early religions, in a historical tour that offers insight into how France was explored, charted, and colonized outside of regions under imperial influence. 25,000 first printing.