Papillon [movie Tie-in]

deHenri Charriere

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24 juillet 2018|
Papillon [movie Tie-in] de Henri Charriere
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“A modern classic of courage and excitement.” —The New Yorker

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING CHARLIE HUNNAM AND RAMI MALEK

Henri Charrière, nicknamed "Papillon," for the butterfly tattoo on his chest, was convicted in Paris in 1931 of a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he became obsessed with one goal: escape. After planning and executing a series of treacherous yet failed attempts over many years, he was eventually sent to the notorious prison, Devil''s Island, a place from which no one had ever escaped . . . until Papillon. His flight to freedom remains one of the most incredible feats of human cunning, will, and endurance ever undertaken.

Charrière''s astonishing autobiography, Papillon, was first published in France to instant acclaim in 1968, more than twenty years after his final escape. Since then, it has become a treasured classic--the gripping, shocking, ultimately uplifting odyssey of an innocent man who would not be defeated.

Born in 1906, and imprisoned in 1931, Henri Charrière finally escaped in 1945 to Venezuela, where he married, settled in Caracas, and opened a restaurant. He died in 1973.
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Titre :Papillon [movie Tie-in]
Format :Couverture souple
Dimensions de l'article :576 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 1.3 po
Dimensions à l'expédition :576 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 1.3 po
Publié le :24 juillet 2018
Publié par :HarperCollins
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9780062882462

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