Georges Duhamel


Born
in Paris, France
June 30, 1884

Died
April 13, 1966

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Georges Duhamel was a French author. Duhamel trained as a doctor, and during World War I was attached to the French Army. In 1920, he published Confession de minuit (ISBN 2-7152-1793-5), the first of a series featuring the anti-hero Salavin. In 1935, he was elected as a member of the Académie française.

Average rating: 3.97 · 357 ratings · 28 reviews · 98 distinct works
Le notaire du Havre (Chroni...

3.68 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1933 — 6 editions
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Confession de minuit

4.01 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 1920
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Civilisation

4.16 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1918 — 22 editions
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The New Book of Martyrs

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4.05 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1917 — 15 editions
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Vue de la Terre promise (Ch...

4.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1934 — 6 editions
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Les Maîtres (Chronique des ...

4.09 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1937 — 2 editions
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La nuit de la Saint-Jean (C...

3.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1935 — 3 editions
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Le Jardin des bêtes sauvage...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1972 — 5 editions
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Journal de Salavin

3.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1927 — 5 editions
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Le Désert de Bièvres (Chron...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1973 — 2 editions
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Le notaire du Havre Le Jardin des bêtes sauvages Vue de la Terre promise La nuit de la Saint-Jean Les Maîtres Cécile parmi nous
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“I have too much respect for the idea of God to make it responsible for such an absurd world.”
Georges Duhamel

“sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.”
Georges Duhamel

“Do not trust your memory, it is a net full of holes; the most beautiful prizes slip through it.”
Georges Duhamel