Catherine Broughton is a published author, blogger, poet and artist. Her books are available from Amazon/Kindle or can be ordered from most book stores and libraries.

Catherine is English but was born in South Africa . Her father was a doctor of tropical disease and his work took the family all over the world. They spent many exciting years in various parts of Africa, the South Pacific, Switzerland and, later, Spain, Belize and France. This life of travel is reflected in her novels.

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Food during the Prussian seige of Paris 1870-1871. Snippets of French history.

6 months ago

Rulers of France after the French Revolution. Kings, emperors and presidents.

6 months ago

Important conversation. Do you talk to yourself ?

6 months ago

Snippets of French history: Charlemagne AD 742 – 814.

6 months ago

French history in a nutshell. Napoleon’s mother.

6 months ago

The Last King of France: Louis-Philippe 1773 – 1850.

6 months ago

Guest blog: Shelter Box.

6 months ago

Snippets of French history. The Dark Ages, 486 – 987 AD.

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