Also, beware of any claims that are not supported directly by citations to her sources.
After reading this book, be sure to check out the film version starring Gerard Depardieu; it is a great version of the story, and Depardieu never looked so thin!
The story of Martin Guerre, Bertrand de Rols and Pansette demonstrates how sixteenth century peasants attempted to fashion their own lives.
This well researched book documents the return of a warrior adventurer to his home after many years. Read morePublished 3 months ago by cecemae
A brilliant story and one that challenges one's emotions. The impostor was indeed a genius at work and that was the only admirable thing about him and his craftiness. Read morePublished 4 months ago by peter ceesay
Bought as a textbook for a history class. As required reading it was all right, easy to read and use for the assignments, but otherwise not really a reading book.Published 7 months ago by Istariel
This is a book about a true story from the 1500's. The story is that Martin Guerre abandons his wife and child. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Barbara Mcauliffe
The book arrived, as described by seller, by, perhaps even a day before, the scheduled delivery date. Read morePublished 10 months ago by william
This was a very enjoyable book. It had a great deal of archived historical records to back the famous legend from court documents. Read morePublished 16 months ago by happy shopper
Its was a good book I had to read it for my class; it takes awhile to get into but once you get pass the beginning it gets interesting. Read morePublished 16 months ago by robert1992