Results for Nonfiction + Biography & Memoir, set in France

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  • Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
    Larry Loftis
    Hardcover: 01/15/2019
     
    The extraordinary true story of Odette Sansom, the British spy who operated in occupied France and fell in ...
  • Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon
    Catherine Hewitt
    Hardcover: 02/27/2018
     
    Catherine Hewitt's richly told biography of Suzanne Valadon, the illegitimate daughter of a provincial linen ...
  • You Will Not Have My Hate
    Antoine Leiris
    Paperback: 10/03/2017
     
    This inspirational and heartbreaking memoir shows the power of love as a young father finds himself suddenly ...
  • Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
    Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
  • The Dog Who Could Fly: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew At His Side
    Damien Lewis
    Paperback: 07/21/2015
     
    An instant hit in the UK, this is the true account of a German shepherd who was adopted by the Royal Air Force...
  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
  • The Patagonian Hare: A Memoir
    Claude Lanzmann
    Paperback: 06/11/2013
     
    In these pages, Lanzmann composes a hymn to life that flows from memory yet has the rhythm of a novel, as ...

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