Andrew Hussey is the dean of the University of London Institute in Paris, a regular contributor to The Guardian and the New Statesman, and the writer/presenter of several BBC documentaries on French food and art. He is the author of The Game of War: The Life and Death of Guy Debord and Paris: The Secret History. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire in the 2011 New Year’s Honours list for services to cultural relations between the United Kingdom and France.
Put it down but will go back. Seems central to understanding French politics now.Published 16 days ago by Richard steingesser
Excellent, factual, informative; it places a lot of Mid East problems in clear perspectives in that what is currently occurring in that part of the world is a continuum of a long... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Peter Benjamin
This is the best book I have read this year. I was shocked by long march of French colonialism, as well as the brutality of their actions in each colnized Arab country. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Brian Rodriguez