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Book Review: “Massacre: The Life and Death of the Paris Commune”, by John Merriman

Marie McAuliffe is the author of “Dawn of the Belle Epoque” and “Twilight of the Belle Epoque”. MASSACRE The life and death of the Paris Commune By John Merriman Basic. 327 pages. $29.99 The uprising that Victor Hugo so vividly commemorated and romanticized in “Les Miserables” was actually a small affair, overshadowed by other eruptions […]