Emile Zola Classics: The Downfall

Emile Zola Classics: The Downfall

by Emile Zola
     
 
The Downfall by Emile Zola is a very gripping story which keeps the readers involved very deeply till the conclusion. Corporal Jean Macquart, a sturdy French peasant, led the squad of infantry of which Private Maurice Levasseur was a member. The squad was a part of the 106th Regiment of the Seventh Corps of the French Army. A state of war existed between France and

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The Downfall by Emile Zola is a very gripping story which keeps the readers involved very deeply till the conclusion. Corporal Jean Macquart, a sturdy French peasant, led the squad of infantry of which Private Maurice Levasseur was a member. The squad was a part of the 106th Regiment of the Seventh Corps of the French Army. A state of war existed between France and Prussia; the year was 1870. At the outset, it had been felt in France that the war would be nothing more than a quick promenade to Berlin, but shortages of equipment, the rivalry of the French commanders, and quick Prussian success made the outcome of the conflict doubtful.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105682735
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
04/18/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
992 KB

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