The highest paid performer at the Moulin Rouge at the end of the 19th century had a very peculiar talent…
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Well, I think I’ve done it! No, I haven’t robbed a bank – I think I’ve finished my book! I still have to wait to
When the French Revolution started with the storming of the Bastille, one man saw his chance for fame and fortune….
French jazz developed under some interesting circumstances during the Nazi Occupation of World War II….
In summer, it’s hard to find an open space on the beach, so It’s hard to imagine that up until the 1920s there were no summer tourists here, no open hotels….