The Greater Journey: American in Paris

By David McCullough. Publisher: Simon & Schuster


The author relates the fascinating tale of the many Americans, most of them in the arts, who were soul-drawn to Paris between 1830 and 1900.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books
The Adult Books editors have selected the following titles as representative of the year’s outstanding books for public-library collections. Our scope has been intentionally broad, and we have attempted to find books that combine literary, intellectual, and aesthetic excellence with popular appeal.
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