The Rougon Macquart Novels
by Emile Zola

Progress to Date

November 23, 2007

Have updated Le ventre de Paris for information re early translation and for new translation by Brian Nelson.
Also started a resources page to act as bibliography to site.

August 24, 2007 Have at last completed La Curée by uploading the chapter summary including some pictures.
August 21, 2007 Added character info for La Curée
January 21, 2007 Have added the character list for La Curée together with a family tree for Renée and a map link showing where the main action of the novel takes place. I have now completed a summary of La Curée which I hope to post soon together with adding the character info for this novel.
August 26,2006 Added the Coupeau family tree
August 05, 2006 Added some pictures of the wedding walk in L'Assommoir
July 23, 2006 Added an initial page for L'Assommoir and cover picture for La Faute de L'Abbé Mouret.
February 21, 2006 Have added some photos to Le Ventre de Paris of the area around Les Halles.
December 27, 2005 Finished reading La Conquête de Plassans and have updated some of the initial page on the novel.
December 11, 2005 Updated character list for La Conquête de Plassans but strangely they are not appearing in the correct font on the site when viewed through a browser.
November 30, 2005

Last weekend I uploaded the site for the first-time. To date I have had at least 2 visitors apart from myself!
I have now completed character lists for La Fortune des Rougons and Le ventre de Paris.
I am working on La Curée