A sangre y fuego: Heroes, bestias y martires de Espana

A sangre y fuego: Heroes, bestias y martires de Espana

by Maria Isabel Cintas (Introduction)

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Written between 1936 and 1937, the nine stories that make up this gripping and insightful book portray different events from the Spanish Civil War. Chaves Nogales, director of the Spanish newspaper Ahora during the first months of the war, bases each of these episodes on real events and people. With solidarity and compassion for those who suffer the horrors of war firsthand, the author observes these war scenes with impressive lucidity and impartiality, taking both sides to task for the atrocities they have committed.

Redactados entre 1936 y 1937, los nueve relatos que componen este libro cautivante y perspicaz retratan distintos sucesos de la Guerra Civil Española. Chaves Nogales, director del periódico Ahora durante los primeros meses de la guerra, basa cada uno de los episodios en hechos y personas reales. Con solidaridad y compasión por quienes sufren en carne propia los horrores de la guerra, el autor observa los acontecimientos de la contienda con una asombrosa lucidez e imparcialidad, denunciando las atrocidades cometidas por ambos bandos.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788492663408
Publisher: Libros del Asteroide
Publication date: 05/09/2012
Edition description: Second Edition, Second edition
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Manuel Chaves Nogales was a Spanish journalist and author best known for his books on Spain and Russia. María Isabel Cintas is a literature professor and editor.

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