Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, c2011.
Large print ed.
861 p. (large print),  p. of plates (large print) : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Relates the story of the American artists, writers, and doctors who traveled to Paris in the nineteenth century, fell in love with the city and its people, and changed America through what they learned there.
The way over -- Voilà Paris! -- Morse at the Louvre -- The medicals -- American sensations -- Change at hand -- A city transformed -- Bound to succeed -- Under siege -- Madness -- Paris again -- The Farragut -- Genius in abundance -- Au revoir, Paris!
Includes bibliographical references.