The Great Cat
  Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History cover
The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural HistoryBasic Books, 2009

HIstorian Robert Darnton explores an engrossing array of strange events - such as cats being killed by Parisian apprentices of a printing shop - all of which took place during what we like to call “The Age of Enlightenment.”

Buy from Amazon
Pantagruel
Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
The latest wonders from the site to your inbox.
Once every two weeks.
You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the provided link in our emails.