A Political Romance : Leon Gambetta, Leonie Leon and the Making of the French Republic, 1872-82 Hardback
Leon Gambetta is renowned as a founder of the French Third Republic.
This unique study of his correspondence with his lover, Leonie Leon, provides a fascinating insight into their intimate and political partnership.
It brings to life Gambetta as lover and politician, the unknown figure of Leon, and the political and cultural world of 1870s Paris.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 314 pages, XVI, 314 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 20/03/2012
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780230206861