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The Other Paris

by Luc Sante

Hardcover, 306 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $28 |


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Paris's hidden past reveals a seamy underside — one populated by working and criminal classes that, though virtually extinct today, have shaped Paris over the past two centuries.