The directory «Plots»
French novelist and playwright. From Duhamel’s experience as a surgeon during World War I came Vie des martyrs (1917, tr. The New Book of Martyrs, 1918) and Civilisation (1918, tr. 1919). These collections of sketches are noted for their compassionate accounts of human suffering. He was successful as a dramatist; his Dans l’ombre des statues was... More...
Monaco, 1976, E. Henriot, M. Pagnol and G. Duhamel