Salammbô by Gustave Flaubert
By Gustave Flaubert
Après los angeles première guerre punique, Carthage est ruinée et ne peut plus payer ses mercenaires, qui décident de se révolter.
Au milieu des désordres et des massacres, Salammbô, l. a. fille du suffète Hamilcar, s'éprend de Mâtho, le chef des rebelles... Entre romantisme et symbolisme, Flaubert fait surgir le mirage d'une cité disparue, d'un Orient barbare et rutilant, qui fascinera des générations de lecteurs.
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