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The Embattled Self: French Soldiers' Testimony of the Great War
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The Embattled Self: French Soldiers' Testimony of the Great War

By Smith, Leonard V

Ithaca, NY, U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 2014. This book examines the published testimony of French soldiers about their battlefield experience during World War I in order to understand how they came to terms with the war, how they explained both the experience and themselves (tan pictorial cover with very faint corner crease; otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly perfect condition). Trade Paperback. Near Fine.

$19.95

Menace in the West: The Rise of French Anti-Americanism in Modern Times (Contributions in American Studies)
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Menace in the West: The Rise of French Anti-Americanism in Modern Times (Contributions in American Studies)

By David Strauss

Westport, CT, U.S.A.: Greenwood Press, 1978. This is a study of French intellectuals' response to America in the 1920s which attempts to clarify the interaction between the concerns of the French observer and the dynamic aspects of American life (dark gray cloth with white lettering on front and spine; a bright, clean, tight copy). First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket.

$39.95

The Museum of Fine Arts, Dijon

By Starcky, Emmanuel; Meyer, Helene; Gras, Catherine; Pardoe, Mary (translator)

Paris, France: Musees et Monuments de France, 1992. This is an illustrated history of the one of the finest museums in France and its collections; includes many color reproductons of the paintings and other works of art in the museum (pictorial cover with detail from 15th century painting on the front; a bright, clean, tight copy). Paperback. As New. 8 1/4" X 11".

$28.00

The French Wars, 1792-1815 (Lancaster Pamphlets)
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The French Wars, 1792-1815 (Lancaster Pamphlets)

By Esdaile, Charles J

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Routledge, 2001 This is a brief critical introduction to the revolutionary and Napoleonic conflicts; based on current historiography, it discusses the expansion of France, the extent to which Napoleon was responsible for this success, the changing attitude of the French people towards Napoleon, the campaigns of Napoleon and Wellington, and the events leading up to Napoleon's exile; includes maps and time charts (pictorial cover with very slight edgewear, otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy). Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$18.00