By Carol Cosman
The tale of a French army hero of the Napoleonic Wars, lengthy assumed to be useless, attempts to recuperate his fortune and previous spouse during the support of a recognized Parisian lawyer.
Colonel Chabert, a Napoleonic warfare hero supposedly killed within the conflict of Eylau, returns to Paris after a protracted convalescence to discover his spouse remarried, and his pension long past. He employs a tender, famous attorney to at the very least reclaim his pension. it's a online game of wits: first to persuade the attorney that he's who he says he's; secondly to get his spouse to confess to his identification and thereby quit a few of her wealth. as soon as the attorney believes Chabert's tale, the spouse has to be made to half along with his pension...
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Colonel Chabert by Carol Cosman