Book
French

L'inconnu du Pont Notre Dame : roman

L'inconnu du Pont Notre Dame : roman

Title
L'inconnu du Pont Notre Dame : roman
Author
Jean-François Parot
Language
French
Edition
1
Publisher
Paris: Lattès, 2015
438 p.
ISBN
9782709650359 (paperback)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 4 times in Flemish libraries

About Jean-François Parot

Jean-François Parot (27 June 1946 – 23 May 2018) was a French diplomat and writer of historical mysteries, born in Paris.

Background and professional career

Coming from a family closely connected with the cinema (as a child, he knew Jean Gabin, his mother worked for Marcel Carné and his grandfather was editor of Abel Gance's Napoléon), Parot has a BA and an MA in history and completed postgraduate studies in anthropology, specializing in Egyptian mummification techniques, the myths of the Pacific Islanders, and the social history of eighteenth century Paris. He is the author of a study Structures sociales des quartiers de Grève, Saint-Avoye et Saint-Antoine, 1780–1785 (published on microfiche by Hachette, 1974).

Following his military service, working in Saint-Louis, Senegal, Parot was launched into diplomacy "by chance" on the advice of the consul general to whom he had been assigne…Read more on Wikipedia