Few nations have such a long and rich history as France. This indispensible volume covers political, economic, and cultural milestones throughout its long and fascinating history.
• Includes a timeline of significant events in the history of France, providing students with an at-a-glance overview of France's history
• Offers an appendix of Notable People in the History of France to give readers with brief biographies of those who have made important contributions to the country's history
• Presents photos and maps to provide additional context for and support the text
• Includes an annotated bibliography to give readers detailed information on resources for further study
W. Scott Haine is adjunct professor of history at University of Maryland University College, Canada College, and College of San Mateo.