The Golden Moments of Paris

The Golden Moments of Paris

A Guide to the Paris of the 1920s

eBook - 2014
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Annotation Following the popular Chronicles of Old Paris, in The Golden Moments of Paris, John Baxter has uncovered more fascinating true stories about the characters that gave Paris its character in the years between World War I and World War II. Explore more about one of the worlds most beautiful and loved cities in twenty-six fact-filled, humorous, and dramatic stories about the famed Années Follesthe Crazy Years at the turn of the 20th century in Paris. Learn about Gertrude Stein and her famous writers salon, Salvador Dali and the Surrealists, the birth of Chanel No. 5, and the antics of Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and the lost generation. Then see what these areas look like today by following along on the guided walking tours of Pariss historic neighborhoods and the cafes, clubs, and brothels that were home to the intellectuals, artists, and Bohemians, illustrated with color photographs and period maps. If you enjoyed Woody Allens film Midnight in Paris, youll love this book.
Publisher: New York, NY : Museyon Inc, 2014.
ISBN: 9781938450457
Characteristics: 1 online resource.


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