How Did Paris Become a Global Powerhouse? (Full Paris History)

From “City Beautiful”. ( YouTube / Nebula )

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Paris is an amazing city with an incredible history. This video tracks that history year by year as it grew from a trading post on the outer reaches of the Roman Empire to the City of Light.

Resources on this topic:

Paris: Biography of a City by Colin Jones (
Walks Through Lost Paris by Leonard Pitt (

Produced by Hannah Woolsey, Dave Amos, and the fine folks at Nebula Studios.
Written by Hannah Woolsey and Dave Amos
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