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Author McAuliffe, Mary Sperling, 1943- author.

Title Paris, city of dreams : Napoleon III, Baron Haussmann, and the creation of Paris / Mary McAuliffe.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2020]

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor  New Shelf  944.36107 MCA    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  944.36107 MCA    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Linda Vista Branch On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description xii, 329 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents From Barricades to Bonaparte (1848-1851) -- Blood and Empire (1852) -- Enter Haussmann (1853) -- A Nonessential War (1854) -- A Queen Visits (1855) -- What Goes Up . . . (1856-1857) -- More and More (1858) -- Dreams of Glory (1859) -- Suddenly Larger (1860) -- Turning Point (1861) -- Les Misérables de Paris (1862) -- Scandal (1863-1864) -- Death and Taxes (1865) -- Crisis (1866) -- A Setting Sun (1867) -- Twenty Years Later (1868) -- Haussmann in Trouble (1869) -- Finale (1870) -- An End and a Beginning (1870-1871).
Summary "Traces the profound transformation of the City of Light during Napoleon III's Second Empire, as he and Georges Haussmann completely rebuilt Paris in less than two decades."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Paris (France) -- History -- 1848-1870.
Urban renewal -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century.
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873 -- Influence.
Haussmann, Georges Eugène, baron, 1809-1891 -- Influence.
Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Added Title Napoleon III, Baron Haussmann, and the creation of Paris
ISBN 9781538121283 hardcover
153812128X hardcover

 
    
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