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Author McCullough, David G
Title The greater journey : Americans in Paris / David McCullough
Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011
Edition 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
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 Adult Nonfiction  920.009 MCC     AVAILABLE
 Adult Nonfiction  920.009 MCC     AVAILABLE
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Call # 920.009 MCC
Phys. Description 558 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-537) and index
Indexed In: Booklist starred, May 2011
Pub Weekly, March 2011
Kirkus Starred, April 2011
New York Times, May 2011
Library Journal web only, April 2011
Summary Tells the stories of American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others who spent time in Paris between 1830 and 1900, pursuing knowledge that would help them excel in their careers, including Elizabeth Blackwell, the first female doctor in America, author James Fenimore Cooper, pianist Louis Moreau Gottschalk, medical student Oliver Wendell Holmes, and many others
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Americans -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Intellectuals -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Artists -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Authors, American -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Physicians -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century
Americans -- France -- Paris -- Biography
Paris (France) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Paris (France) -- Biography
Paris (France) -- Relations -- United States
United States -- Relations -- France -- Paris
ISBN 9781416571766
1416571760
9781416576891