The Black Count : glory, revolution, betrayal, and the real Count of Monte Cristo
Traces the story of the mixed-race swordsman and father of novelist Alexandre Dumas, discussing his rise to the French aristocracy, his military triumphs ,and the adventures that inspired such classics as "The Three Musketeers" and "The Count of Monte Cristo."
|ISBN:||030738246X : HRD|
|Physical Description:||ix, 414 p. : maps ; 25 cm.|
|Publisher:||Crown Trade, c2012.|
Dumas, Thomas Alexandre,
Generals > France > Biography.
France. Armée > Biography.
France > History, Military > 1789-1815.
Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 > Family.