History - Europe - France 19 Results
Sort By: Show format: CD Download Large Print
Show per page Page of 2 ->
cover_9780593457740
Author: Martin Dugard
Release Date: September 07, 2021
From Martin Dugard, the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of the Killing series with Bill O’Reilly, comes the spellbinding story of the Allied liberation of Paris from the grip of the Nazis during World War II“Tak...
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780593457740
Add To List
cover_9780593457740
cover_9780593501399
Author: J. P. Daughton | Narrator: William DeMeritt
Release Date: July 20, 2021
The epic story of the Congo-Océan railroad and the human costs and contradictions of modern empire.The Congo-Océan railroad stretches across the Republic of Congo from Brazzaville to the Atlantic port of Pointe-Noir. It was completed in...
List Price: $85.50
ISBN: 9780593501399
Add To List
cover_9780593501399
cover_9780593501702
Author: Ruth Scurr | Narrator: Tanya Cubric
Release Date: June 15, 2021
Marking the 200th anniversary of his death, Napoleon is an unprecedented portrait of the emperor told through his engagement with the natural world.“How should one envisage this subject? With a great pomp of words, or with simplicity?” &m...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $85.50
ISBN: 9780593501702
Add To List
cover_9780593501702
cover_9780593147818
Author: Francesca Cartier Brickell | Narrator: Hattie Morahan
Release Date: November 26, 2019
“A dynamic group biography studded with design history and high-society dash . . . [This] elegantly wrought narrative bears the Cartier hallmark.”—The EconomistThe captivating story of the family behind the Cartier empire and t...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780593147818
Add To List
cover_9780593147818
cover_9780593172346
Author: Ken Follett | Narrator: Ken Follett
Release Date: October 29, 2019
“The wonderful cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, one of the greatest achievements of European civilization, was on fire. The sight dazed and disturbed us profoundly. I was on the edge of tears. Something priceless was dying in front of our eyes...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $38
ISBN: 9780593172346
Add To List
cover_9780593172346
cover_9781984839091
Author: Sue Roe | Narrator: Kristin Atherton
Release Date: August 20, 2019
"Describes with plenty of colour how surrealism, from Rene Magritte's bowler hats to Salvador Dali's watches, was born and developed." - The Times (UK)As she did for the Modernists In Montmartre, noted art historian and biographer Sue Roe now te...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781984839091
Add To List
cover_9781984839091
cover_9781984842732
Author: Sonia Purnell | Narrator: Juliet Stevenson
Release Date: April 09, 2019
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERChosen as a BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, the Seattle Times, the Washington Independent Review of Books, PopSugar, the Minneapolis Star Tribune, BookBrowse, the Spectator, and the Times ...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781984842732
Add To List
cover_9781984842732
cover_9780525640165
Author: Mark Braude | Narrator: Mark Braude
Release Date: October 09, 2018
Part forensic investigation, part dramatic jailbreak adventure, Mark Braude's The Invisible Emperor is a gripping narrative history of Napoleon Bonaparte's ten-month exile on the Mediterranean island of ElbaIn the spring of 1814, Napoleon Bonaparte w...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $76
ISBN: 9780525640165
Add To List
cover_9780525640165
cover_9780525588931
Author: Caroline Weber | Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Release Date: May 22, 2018
From the author of the acclaimed Queen of Fashion--a brilliant look at the glittering world of turn-of-the-century Paris through the first in-depth study of the three women Proust used to create his supreme fictional character, the Duchesse de Guerma...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780525588931
Add To List
cover_9780525588931
cover_9781101887899
Author: Sue Roe | Narrator: Emma Bering
Release Date: April 21, 2015
A lively and deeply researched group biography of the figures who transformed the world of art in bohemian Paris in the first decade of the twentieth centuryIn Montmartre is a colorful history of the birth of Modernist art as it arose from one of the...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781101887899
Add To List
cover_9781101887899
cover_9780553545067
Author: Andrew Roberts | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: November 04, 2014
The definitive biography of the great soldier-statesman by the New York Times bestselling author of The Storm of WarAusterlitz, Borodino, Waterloo: his battles are among the greatest in history, but Napoleon Bonaparte was far more than...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780553545067
Add To List
cover_9780553545067
cover_9780307876614
Author: Kathryn Harrison | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: October 28, 2014
The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780307876614
Add To List
cover_9780307876614