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The Resource Paris to the past : traveling through French history by train, Ina Caro

Paris to the past : traveling through French history by train, Ina Caro

Label
Paris to the past : traveling through French history by train
Title
Paris to the past
Title remainder
traveling through French history by train
Statement of responsibility
Ina Caro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through twenty-five one-day train trips, the author describes outings spanning seven hundred years of French history, including Orléans, Versailles, Place de la Concorde, and Saint-Denis
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caro, Ina
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caro, Ina
  • Caro, Ina
  • Caro, Ina
  • France
  • Paris Region (France)
  • Railroad travel
  • France
  • Historic sites
  • France
  • Voyages en train
  • Lieux historiques
  • Historic sites
  • Railroad travel
  • Travel
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Paris Region (France)
  • Railroads
  • France
  • Historic sites
Label
Paris to the past : traveling through French history by train, Ina Caro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Two love affairs -- pt. I. THE MIDDLE AGES: CATHEDRALS AND FORTRESSES. Saint-Denis: The monarchy and the gothic cathedral ; Laon: eraly gothic ; Chartres: the high gothic cathedral at Chartres ; The coronation ceremony at the cathedral of Reims ; The Louvre: a late-12th century fortress ; Angers: Blanche of Catile's early 13th century fortress ; Sainte-Chapelle in Paris ; Vincennes: a fortress of the Hundred Years War ; Joan of Arc: 1429 and the end of the Hundred Years War at Orléans ; Rouen: Joan of Arc and Monet -- pt. II. THE RENAISSANCE. CITIES AND CASTLES. Tours: the rebirth of cities after the Hundred Years War ; Blois: a 16th century Renaissance château ; Francis I and the Renaissance at Fontainebleau ; Henry IV in Pars: The Hôtel de Sens, the Place des Vosges, and the Luxembourg Gardens ; The Siee of La Rochelle and the End of the Reformation in France -- pt. III. THE AGE OF LOUIS XIV. 17th CENTURY FRANCE. Magical Vaux-le-Vicomte ; Versailles ; The secret castle of Maintenon -- pt. IV. THE COMING OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION. PARIS IN THE 18th CENTURY. Parisian sights: Palis-Royal, Hôtel Carnavalet, Hôtel de Soubise, École Militaire, the Panthéon, Place de la Concorde ; The Petit Trianon of Madame de Pompadour and Marie-Antoinette ; The Conciergerie -- pt. V. THE EMPIRE AND RESTORATION: THE BOURGEOIS CENTURY. Napoleon as Consul at Malmaison ; Napoleon at Compiègne ; The Restoration (1815-1848) at Chantilly Coda: my favorite emperor and me
Control code
668194880
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 381 pages
Isbn
9780393078947
Lccn
2011003060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 651
Other control number
40019561770
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)668194880
Label
Paris to the past : traveling through French history by train, Ina Caro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Two love affairs -- pt. I. THE MIDDLE AGES: CATHEDRALS AND FORTRESSES. Saint-Denis: The monarchy and the gothic cathedral ; Laon: eraly gothic ; Chartres: the high gothic cathedral at Chartres ; The coronation ceremony at the cathedral of Reims ; The Louvre: a late-12th century fortress ; Angers: Blanche of Catile's early 13th century fortress ; Sainte-Chapelle in Paris ; Vincennes: a fortress of the Hundred Years War ; Joan of Arc: 1429 and the end of the Hundred Years War at Orléans ; Rouen: Joan of Arc and Monet -- pt. II. THE RENAISSANCE. CITIES AND CASTLES. Tours: the rebirth of cities after the Hundred Years War ; Blois: a 16th century Renaissance château ; Francis I and the Renaissance at Fontainebleau ; Henry IV in Pars: The Hôtel de Sens, the Place des Vosges, and the Luxembourg Gardens ; The Siee of La Rochelle and the End of the Reformation in France -- pt. III. THE AGE OF LOUIS XIV. 17th CENTURY FRANCE. Magical Vaux-le-Vicomte ; Versailles ; The secret castle of Maintenon -- pt. IV. THE COMING OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION. PARIS IN THE 18th CENTURY. Parisian sights: Palis-Royal, Hôtel Carnavalet, Hôtel de Soubise, École Militaire, the Panthéon, Place de la Concorde ; The Petit Trianon of Madame de Pompadour and Marie-Antoinette ; The Conciergerie -- pt. V. THE EMPIRE AND RESTORATION: THE BOURGEOIS CENTURY. Napoleon as Consul at Malmaison ; Napoleon at Compiègne ; The Restoration (1815-1848) at Chantilly Coda: my favorite emperor and me
Control code
668194880
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 381 pages
Isbn
9780393078947
Lccn
2011003060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 651
Other control number
40019561770
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)668194880

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