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Poirier Agnes



Price: $39.99
Format: Hardback
ISBN13: 9781408857441
Published: April 2018

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A captivating portrait of those who lived, loved, fought, played and flourished in Paris between 1940 and 1950 and whose intellectual and artistic output still influences us todayAfter the horrors of the Second World War, Paris was the place where the world's most original voices of the time came - among them Norman Mailer, Miles Davis, Simone de Beauvoir, James Baldwin, Juliette Greco, Alberto Giacometti, Saul Bellow and Arthur Koestler. Fuelled by the elation of the Liberation, these pioneers hoped to find an alternative to the Capitalist and Communist models for life, art and politics - a Third Way.Agn├Ęs Poirier transports us to a time when Paris was at the heart of all that was new and brave and controversial, skilfully weaving together a collage of images and destinies.

Book details and technical specifications

Format: Hardback
ISBN13: 9781408857441
Published: April 2018

Number of pages: 400
Width: 16.4 mm
Height: 4.1 mm
Depth: 24.1 mm

Publisher: not specified

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