The Adventures of Gerard concerns the life of a military leader, Etienne Gerard, of the Napoleonic era as he sits in a cafe and reflects on his life telling basically long-winded "old war stories."
|Series:||Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventures of Brigadier Gerard , #2|
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About the Author
Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction, and the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, historical novels, plays and romances, poetry, and non-fiction.Conan was originally a given name, but Doyle used it as part of his surname in his later years.
Date of Birth:May 22, 1859
Date of Death:July 7, 1930
Place of Birth:Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:Crowborough, Sussex, England
Education:Edinburgh University, B.M., 1881; M.D., 1885