Napoleon and de Gaulle: Heroes and history by Patrice Gueniffey, translated by Steven Rendall
A New World Begins: The history of the French Revolution by Jeremy D. Popkin
The Existential Englishman: Paris among the artists by Michael Peppiatt
A Certain Idea of France: The life of Charles de Gaulle by Julian Jackson
Left Bank: Art, Passion and the Rebirth of Paris 1940–1950 by Agnès Poirier
Revolution by Emmanuel Macron, translated by Jonathan Goldberg and Juliette Scott & The French Exception by Adam Plowright
Springtime allows Parisians to indulge their predilection for life en terrasse. Trees and gardens are blooming, neighbourhood markets and squares are coming alive, and the newly pedestrianised right bank of the Seine is busy with walkers and cyclists.
A rollerblading poet stopped to cadge some tobacco from a friend of mine as we were sitting outside a bar on ...
Peter Rose interviews ABR contributor Lee Christofis, who recently attended a number of exhibitions in Paris showcasing works by Léon Bakst, Cy Twombly, and Arnold Schoenberg among others. His visit coincided with the fortieth birthday of the Pompidou Centre. Lee's 'Letter from P ...