'Paris From the Ground Up': The Story of a Great City, Stone by Stone
17 Jan 2011 // 2:59 PM
Somewhere between armchair travel guide and a history text, this presents a picture of Paris told from the point of view of its buildings, walls, and streets, resulting in a kind of architectural biography.
Paris from the Ground Up by James H. S. McGregor
6 May 2009 // 4:00 PM
This is not an analysis of city living, it's an analysis of a living city, nurtured on the waters of the Seine and perpetually in bloom, spreading the seeds of thought and culture out from its vibrant heart.