A web site could be built with just books about France. There seems to be an endless supply of books about any subject concerning France. What I have tried to do is give you a selection of books that I have either read and though were good or have been told are worth reading. Below are those books organized by subject.
Autrefois - France of Yesteryear & Today: Discover France as it once was and is today. This 'Tour de France' of 101 sets of then and now photos takes you from Paris to Bordeaux to the Alps and beyond. You'll discover how well known locations like the Eiffel Tower and Champs-Élysées look a 100 years apart. You'll also discover little known villages in the French countryside and see how French country life has, and hasn't changed over the last century.
Read and buy French books online on ebookstore Ebookez-vous. U.S. residents are able to access and download French-language works and pay for them in US currency. A large catalog offering books in every category, from the classics to the newest best-sellers. French translations of English-speaking authors and, English translations of French authors mapped to the original French works.