Louis & Francis Debaisieux
The Beast of Gévaudan
Legend and reality
June 1764 - June 1767, a ferocious Beast sows terror in Gévaudan and Auvergne, devouring women and children.
For 3 years, she defeats the troops and the biggest hunters of the kingdom. What is it ?
250 years later, the question still divides. The author offers us an original approach, by theme, to the fabulous and bloody journey of the Beast, which is now part of our common cultural heritage.
Year of publication of the presented edition : 2017 (192 pages)
Éditor : Debaisieux