L’Europe Sauvage is a contemporary opera of nowadays, which is inspired by Les Indes Galantes,
an opera-ballet from the 18th century.
The old opera was divided into 4 different entries that represent 4 different places in the world.
The book is also structured into 4 different chapters: A, B, C and D. The forms represent the above
view of the 4 buildings where the shows took place. This shows the link there is between the old
and the contemporary operas.