all ebooks in category: French History

With Napoleon in Russia
English | May 13, 2005 | ISBN: 0486440133 | EPUB | 464 pages |2.5 MB

Born into a noble family with a strong military tradition, Armand de Caulaincourt had been Napoleon’s Ambassador to Russia; Minister for Foreign Affairs; political advisor; …

«Mary Tudor» by Victor Hugo
English | ISBN: 9781787378407 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Victor Marie Hugo was born on 26th February 1802 and is revered as the greatest of all French writers. A poet, novelist, dramatist and painter …

«The Story of Joan of Arc» by Andrew Lang
English | ISBN: 9781910660898 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

One of history’s greatest saints, and an enduring symbol of French unity and nationalism, Joan of Arc, a peasant girl living in medieval France, believed …

«Louis XIV» by John Abbott
English | ISBN: 9781537803494 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

We all live a double life: the external life which the world sees, and the internal life of hopes and fears, joys and griefs, temptations …

«The Resistance» by Matthew Cobb
English | ISBN: 9781847377593 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

The French resistance to Nazi occupation during World War II was a struggle in which ordinary people fought for their liberty, despite terrible odds and …

Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble
English | 2015 | ISBN-10: 0670918644, 0670918652 | 480 pages | EPUB | 4 MB

From the bestselling author of Stalingrad, Berlin and D-Day, Antony Beevor's Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble tells the story of the German's ill-fated final stand. …

«Napoleon Bonaparte» by John Abbott
English | ISBN: 9781537820521 | EPUB | 0.4 MB

Napoleon, finding his proffers of peace rejected by England with contumely and scorn, and declined by Austria, now prepared, with his wonted energy, to repel …

«History of the Normans» by Charles Haskins
English | ISBN: 9781531295295 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

The central fact of Norman history and the starting-point for its study is the event so brilliantly commemorated by the millenary of 1911, the grant …

«The History of Modern France» by Jonathan Fenby
English | ISBN: 9781471129315 | EPUB | 5.6 MB

With the defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo in June 1815, the next two centuries for France would be tumultuous. Bestselling historian …

«Les Misérables» by Victor Hugo,A to Z Classics
English | ISBN: 9782379260407 | EPUB | 1.9 MB

Les Misérables (1862) is a novel by French author Victor Hugo, and among the best-known novels of the 19th century. It follows the lives and …