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Siege and Commune of Paris Collection (ca. 1870-1871): Horne, Sir Alistair. The Fall of Paris: The Siege and the Commune 1870-1871

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Horne, Sir Alistair. The Fall of Paris

Everything changed for France, and especially for Paris, and set the ball rolling toward an entirely new political structure in Europe, follwoing the German victory in the Franco-Prussian War. This survey provides a classic introduction to the subject of the Siege and Commune of Paris, as well as its aftermath, that scholars new to the subject will find useful.