The Crimes of Paris: A True Story of Murder, Theft, and Detection
Paris is known as being one of the most romantic cities in the world, yet few people know just ho much of a dark history this city truly has. Paris was once on of the most dangerous and disgusting cities in the world.
There was no plumbing system and sewage would run thought the streets infesting the water supply. There were public beheadings daily and the street reeked of decay. This book with tell you of murder, torture and crime like you’ve never could have imagined.
Seven Ages of Paris: Portrait of a City
The Seven Ages of Paris is another book we love and is a must read before your travels plans to Paris. Full of interesting and entreating stories that you won't find in any text book. Such as the the name of trash can in french is poubelle named after the city official that enforced them thought the city. Paris was almost wiped out when Gangus Khan had his eyes on the city, only to change his mind at the last seconde when he heard that the women of Paris we not very attractive and choose to raid another village instead. The first hot air ballon ride took place in the Tulleries garden when Paris was under siege for 4 months by the Prussians. All captivating stories and more can be found in gem of book!
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