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Germinal

Author: Émile Zola; Roger Pearson
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2004.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the Second Empire, Etienne Lantier, an unemployed railway worker, experiences the miserable life of the coal miners in northern France and enters the struggle between capital and labor.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Émile Zola; Roger Pearson
ISBN: 0140447423 9780140447422
OCLC Number: 53389035
Description: xlv, 546 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Germinal.
Responsibility: Émile Zola ; translated with an introduction and notes by Roger Pearson.
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A depiction of the poverty and wretchedness of a mining community in northern France under the second empire.  Read more...

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["Germinal"] made me realize that when books are considered classics, most of the time they re actually very readable and exciting. Daniel Radcliffe"

 
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