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The Resource 30-second Paris : the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute, editor, John Flower ; foreword, Pierre Boisard ; contributors, Elizabeth Benjamin [and fifteen others] ; illustrations, Nicky Ackland-Snow

30-second Paris : the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute, editor, John Flower ; foreword, Pierre Boisard ; contributors, Elizabeth Benjamin [and fifteen others] ; illustrations, Nicky Ackland-Snow

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30-second Paris : the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute
Title
30-second Paris
Title remainder
the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute
Statement of responsibility
editor, John Flower ; foreword, Pierre Boisard ; contributors, Elizabeth Benjamin [and fifteen others] ; illustrations, Nicky Ackland-Snow
Title variation
Thirty-second Paris
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Think you know Paris? Why is it called the City of Lights? Where are the capital's vineyards? What heritage did Hector Guimard bestow on the city? How many bridges cross the Seine? Step away from the grands boulevards and chic boutiques and satisfy your curiosity. Written by experts who live and breathe Paris, this volume gets you under the skin of the city to reveal its true beating heart. In just half a minute - the time it takes to read a topic - it takes you on a tour without the tourists, revealing Paris and its environs in all its contemporary as well as its historic glory, divulging its quintessential quartiers, famous residents and residences, monuments and museums, cemeteries and squares, markets and fashion meccas, open spaces and entertainment arenas
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 944.3'61
  • 944.3'61
  • 944.361
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flower, John
  • Ackland-Snow, Nicola
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • History
Label
30-second Paris : the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute, editor, John Flower ; foreword, Pierre Boisard ; contributors, Elizabeth Benjamin [and fifteen others] ; illustrations, Nicky Ackland-Snow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782405443
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781782405443
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
30-second Paris : the 50 key elements that shaped the city, each explained in half a minute, editor, John Flower ; foreword, Pierre Boisard ; contributors, Elizabeth Benjamin [and fifteen others] ; illustrations, Nicky Ackland-Snow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782405443
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781782405443
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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