Did you know...the first bikini was modeled by a French cabaret dancer because professional models refused to wear it? France has the most Nobel Prizes for Literature in the world? There are more bakeries in Paris than bars? The French actually prefer champagne to red wine? Devoted Francophiles will relish this informative little volume packed with delectable morsels of trivia about French culture, cuisine, and language. Arranged alphabetically from Absinthe to Zinedine Zidane, F is For France
touches briefly on such famed aspects of French life as fashion, perfume, literature, language, etiquette, sex, and more. C'est bon!