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Paris [electronic resource] : The Novel. Edward Rutherfurd.

Rutherfurd, Edward. (Author). Gilpin, Jean. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385359542 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (30 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2013.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Jean Gilpin.
Summary, etc.: From the grand master of the historical novel comes a dazzling, epic portrait of the City of Light Internationally bestselling author Edward Rutherfurd has enchanted millions of readers with his sweeping, multigenerational dramas that illuminate the great achievements and travails throughout history. In this breathtaking saga of love, war, art, and intrigue, Rutherfurd has set his sights on the most magnificent city in the world: Paris. Moving back and forth in time across centuries, the story unfolds through intimate and vivid tales of self-discovery, divided loyalties , passion, and long-kept secrets of characters both fictional and real, all set against the backdrop of the glorious city—from the building of Notre Dame to the dangerous machinations of Cardinal Richlieu; from the glittering court of Versailles to the violence of the French Revolution and the Paris Commune; from the hedonism of the Belle Époque, the heyday of the impressionists, to the...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 1078350 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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