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Graham Robb was born in Manchester in 1958 and is a former fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. He has published widely on French literature and history, including a biographies of Victor Hugo (which won the Royal Society of Literature Heinemann Award and the Whitbread Biography Award in 1997) and Rimbaud (shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in 2000). The Discovery of France won both the Duff Cooper and Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prizes. His most recent book, Parisians: An Adventure History of Paris, was a Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. He lives in Cumbria.

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The Ancient Paths Discovering the Lost Map of Celtic Europe by Graham Robb
The Ancient Paths Discovering the Lost Map of Celtic Europe
Graham Robb
My maths may not be up to understanding all the complex mapping theory used in the book but that didn’t stop my enjoyment of this rewriting of ancient European history. Graham Robb rubs off the vision of woad covered savages...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
Parisians : An Adventure History of Paris by Graham Robb
Parisians : An Adventure History of Paris
Graham Robb
No-one knows a city like the people who live there - so who better to relate the history of Paris than its inhabitants through the ages? Taking us from 1750 to the new millennium, Graham Robb's Parisians is at once...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/04/2011

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