DAVID BERLINSKI, PARIS “France Hasn’t Said its Last Word” (La France n’a pas dit son dernier mot) by Éric Zemmour, Ed. Rubempré, September 2021.
JOSHUA TREVIÑO, AUSTIN “The Napoleonic Wars: A Global History,” by Alexander Mikaberidze.
DAVID BERLINSKI, PARIS Bland Fanatics: Liberals, Race and Empire, by Pankaj Mishra, Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 224 pp., $27.00.
CAROLINE SMRSTIK, PORTUGAL Beautiful creatures and pleasures of the flesh await discovery in the in-between region of Portugal.
CLAIRE BERlINSKI, PARIS In which three generations of Berlinskis, finding themselves in possession of a château and an Armagnac distillery in Nouvelle Aquitaine, spend a week impersonating the French landed gentry without being arrested. A family memoir.