Contraband by Michael Kwass

By Michael Kwass

Louis Mandrin led a gang of bandits who openly smuggled contraband into eighteenth-century France. Michael Kwass brings new lifestyles to the legend of this Gallic Robin Hood, exposing the darkish facet of early sleek globalization. many years later, the reminiscence of Mandrin encouraged traditional matters and Enlightened philosophers alike to problem royal power.

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