"Paris: A Brief History" presents a comprehensive look at the city’s transformation from a narrow medieval city to one of Earth’s most desirable destinations. This compact digital compendium helps you track the diverse forces that shaped the city as we know it. You’ll explore the exciting history behind the city’s major cultural, economic, and architectural mainstays.
You’ll also gain valuable insight into groundbreaking Parisian events and major figures down through history, including:
- Construction of L’Opéra Paris
- The Allied Liberation
- The Rise of Cuisine and Couture
- Notable protests
...and more. Stunning photos coupled with rarely-seen historical video footage provide added dimension throughout this Brief History.