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The fall of Paris

Alistair Horne

The fall of Paris

the siege and the Commune, 1870-71

by Alistair Horne

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paris (France) -- Siege, 1870-1871,
  • Paris (France) -- History -- Commune, 1871

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlistair Horne.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 458 p. :
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23826725M

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    Download Opening with the military preparations before Paris was besieged by the invading German army in September , Alistair Horne's compelling account of this dramatic episode takes the reader through the fall of Paris and German victory to the last days of the Paris Commune in May Week Jul 05,  · Alistair Horne's The Fall of Paris: The Siege and the Commune, is the first book of Alistair Horne's trilogy, which includes The Price of Glory and To Lose a Battle and tells the story of the great crises of the rivalry between France and dr-peshev.com collapse of France in had an overwhelming impact - on Paris, on France and on the rest of the world/5(30).

    Paris started mobilizing for war in September , when Nazi Germany attacked Poland, but the war seemed far away until May 10, , when the Germans attacked France and quickly defeated the French army. The French government departed Paris on June 10, and the Germans occupied the city on June During the Occupation, the French Government moved to Vichy, and Paris was governed by . In early fall, meanwhile, it's often still warm and sunny enough on certain days to enjoy lounging at one of these fantastic sidewalk terrace cafes in Paris. Fall is a time to admire the changing foliage and take a few strolls in the crisp air.


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