Is Paris Burning?

Is Paris Burning?

Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

From the bestselling author of The City of Joy comes the dramatic story of the Allied liberation of Paris. Is Paris Burning? reconstructs the network of fateful events–the drama, the fervor, and the triumph–that heralded one of the most dramatic episodes of our time.

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Is Paris Burning? - Reviews

”Thanks to the authors, we can live every dramatic moment again. They have not only written history but an exciting thriller.”

Art Buchwald, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist

”Extraordinary! Absorbing.”


”The most readable book of the year . . . it is a measure of the accomplishment, that knowing the end of the story as all of us do, we are still so immersed that the mounting action is as pow...

Los Angeles Times

”A great story . . . Dramatic, exciting, and intensely human.”

New York Times