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Eager reader of history, mystery, classics, biographies, steampunk, lit fic, science, scifi, and etc. My reviews are mostly positive--I rarely finish or write about books I don't enjoy. My TBR is too high for that.

And the Show Went On: Cultural Life in Nazi-Occupied Paris

And the Show Went On: Cultural Life in Nazi-Occupied Paris - Alan Riding Packed with facts, anecdotes, names and too much detail for me to absorb, but each chapter left me with a few solid points of greater understanding of what cultural life in Paris was like during the German occupation of WWII. As the title says, the show went on, but whether that showed the strength of the French way of life or the weakness of their resistance to the Germans could be debated either way.