Publisher: Trieste Publishing
Product Dimensions: 6.14 x 9.21 inches
About the Book
Continental Europe has a long standing drama tradition, including Austrian, Italian and French opera, and plays dating from the German Romanticism of the 19th century, and French Romanticism of the same period. Some examples of European drama include: Aida, La Sonnambula, Die Verkaufte Braut, Don Carlos, Elektra, La Bohème, Lakmé, Mary Stuart, "Salome", The Blue Bird, Véronique, The Flying Dutchman, A Doll's House and Der Snob.
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Books about the History of France describe its history from the time of the Gauls, who were incorporated into the Roman Empire, as France endured the Hundred Years' War and in the 16th century achieved a far-flung colonial empire. The French Revolution was followed by the Napoleonic Wars, participation in the Crimean War and war with Germany in 1870-71. World War 1 was devastating for France, which was invaded by Nazi Germany in World War 2. Titles include: History of France, Louis the Fourteenth, Women of Versailles, The last years of Louis XV, Napoleon, the last phase, Napoleon III at the Height of His Power, The intendant as a political agent under Louis XIV, France and the French in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century, Die Kolonialfrage im Frieden von Versailles, Contemporary American Opinion of the French Revolution, and A History of the Third French Republic.
And in this Book
Books about Travel in France describe travel, tourism and adventures in this large country of Western Europe, which is famous for the sights of Paris and its wine making. Titles include: A Motor-Flight Through France, Étymologies du nom des villes et des villages du département de la Moselle, My years in Paris, Souvenir of Paris, The Scribner English Texts; Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes, and The Journal of a Spy in Paris during the Reign of Terror: January-July, 1794.
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