Returning home after the end of the Napoleonic wars and the defeat of Waterloo, a former soldier of the Grande Armée tries to his life while his family is persecuted during the restoration....
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Returning home after the end of the Napoleonic wars and the defeat of Waterloo, a former soldier of the Grande Armée tries to his life while his family is persecuted during the restoration. He then sets on getting revenge on the murderer of his younger brother by infiltrating a dangerous organization.Written by
An historical plot with a close likeness with "Les Misérables". This story is about the "Compagnons du Tour de France" : This workmen's ancestral association where every member had to be a long time student before he produced his masterpiece to become a graduated member. After Waterloo (1815), Toussaint Rouveyre, an ex-captain from the Napoléon's army, tries to find and to kill "Tourangeau Saint-Quartier", the murderer of his brother. He joins the association of workers in which Tourangeau, a brutal guy, is well known. He chooses the surname of "Ardéchois coeur fidèle". He succeeds in finding Tourangeau, but Toussaint alias "Ardéchois coeur fidèle" detects a courageous person and decides to learn more about his personality. During this time, he becomes his road's companion and saves his life. But this story can't have a happy ending.
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