His Life and Times, and the Making of Modern Paris

By Michel Carmona; Michel Carmona; Patrick Camiller (Translator)
(Ivan R. Dee Publisher, Hardcover, 9781566634274, 512pp.)

Publication Date: March 2002

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Mr. Carmona sets the life of Baron Haussmann, the famous architect of modern Paris, against the background of nineteenth-century European society. He looks at the problems of urban existence faced by the city of Paris and shows how the controversial baron created a style that would become a model for urban transformation.

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