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Author McCullough, David G

Title The greater journey : Americans in Paris, 1830-1900 / David McCullough

Publ Info New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
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 Bryant Leisure Reading  MCN    IN PROCESS
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 CCRI-Lincoln  DC718.A44 M39 2011    AVAILABLE
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Descript 558 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 519-537) and index
Contents Pt. 1. The way over ; Voilą Paris! ; Morse at the Louvre ; The medicals -- pt. 2. American sensations ; Change at hand ; A city transformed ; Bound to succeed -- pt. 3. Under seige ; Madness ; Paris again ; The Farragut ; Genius in abundance ; Au revoir, Paris!
Note McCullough mixes famous and obscure names and delivers capsule biographies of everyone to produce a colorful parade of educated, Victorian-era American travelers and their life-changing experiences in Paris
LC subject Americans -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Intellectuals -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Artists -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Authors, American -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Physicians -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Paris (France) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Americans -- France -- Paris -- Biography
Paris (France) -- Biography
Paris (France) -- Relations -- United States
United States -- Relations -- France -- Paris
ISBN 9781416571766 (hbk.)
1416571760 (hbk.)