A Place of Greater Safety: A Novel

A Place of Greater Safety: A Novel

Hilary Mantel


It is 1789, and 3 younger provincials have come to Paris to make their means. Georges-Jacques Danton, an formidable younger legal professional, is lively, pragmatic, debt-ridden--and highly yet erotically grotesque. Maximilien Robespierre, additionally a legal professional, is mild, diligent, and frightened of violence. His dearest pal, Camille Desmoulins, is a conspirator and pamphleteer of genius. a captivating gadfly, erratic and untrustworthy, bisexual and gorgeous, Camille is obsessed via one girl and engaged to marry one other, her daughter. within the swells of revolution, they every one style the addictive delights of strength, and the cost that has to be paid for it.

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