The Duel by Joseph Conrad audiobook

The Duel

By Joseph Conrad
Read by Michael Ward

Author's Republic 9781070499888
3.23 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781982776800

When a chance encounter between two cavalry officers results in a duel in a garden, so begins a tale that spans the next 16 years and follows the campaigns of Bonaparte across Austria, Russia and beyond. Crossing swords again and again, these two officers, one a temperate and cool-headed strategist, the other a hot-blooded and intemperate gascon, become the talk of all the army until it's final conclusion. A period classic amidst a time of european tumult by Joseph Conrad, narrated by Michael Ward.

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When a chance encounter between two cavalry officers results in a duel in a garden, so begins a tale that spans the next 16 years and follows the campaigns of Bonaparte across Austria, Russia and beyond. Crossing swords again and again, these two officers, one a temperate and cool-headed strategist, the other a hot-blooded and intemperate gascon, become the talk of all the army until it's final conclusion.
A period classic amidst a time of european tumult by Joseph Conrad, narrated by Michael Ward.

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Author Bio: Joseph Conrad

Author Bio: Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad (Józef Teodor Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowski) (1857–1924) was born in Ukraine. Raised by an uncle after the death of his parents, he educated himself by reading widely in Polish and French. At age twenty-one he began a long career sailing the seas on French merchant vessels, after which he went to London and began writing, using the romance and adventure of his own life for his incomparable sea novels.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 3.23
Audience: Adult
Language: English