BBC Radio 4 has produced a great video looking at the French national anthem, La Marseillaise, narrated by historian Simon Schama.
He explains how the force and emotion of the words empowers the French population, and how it still has a relevance today following the terrorist attacks in Paris.
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Books on France - reviews and author interviews
Take a browse over these books about France and read some reviews and interviews.