Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to that arrogant oligarchy who merely happen to be walking around. — G. K. Chesterton

France: Peeps at History - John Finnemore



This book provides a succinct but thorough history of France, beginning with the Gauls under Roman rule and extending to the aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars. All of the major characters and events in French history are briefly treated and the book is beautifully illustrated with important French characters and events.

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Joan of Arc
THE "MAID OF ORLEANS".


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