"For general readers, Haine describes aspects of the culture and customs of France within a historical context, including the land, people, and history; religion and thought; gender, marriage, family, and education; and leisure activities. Other topics covered encompass food and fashion, literature, media, cinema, performing arts, and art, architecture, and housing. A few B&W photos are included."
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"Culture and Customs of France deals with every facet of French life …. Each chapter is packed with dates, names and statistics that provide a good background knowledge to French culture today. The index is extensive, which makes this book a great point of reference that will enable you to go off and follow up the more specific topics with your own research. Rating: 7/10"
This is a thoroughly jam-packed narrative through the glories that France continues to offer the world.