Set against the tumultuous years of the Post-Napoleonic era, Dumas's grand historical romance recounts the swashbuckling adventures of Edmond Dantes, a dashing young sailor falsely accused of treason. The story of his long imprisonment, dramatic escape, and carefully wrought revenge offers up a vision of France that has become immortal.
The classic novel of Edmond Dantès and his revenge against the men who caused him to be imprisoned unjustly.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: General, Classics, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Conflicts + Dualities, Literary, Action + Thrillers, Human Qualities + Behavior