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Spanish Civil War and Postwar Homage to Catalonia

  • By George Orwell
  • Price: £9.99
  • ISBN: 9780141183053
  • Availability: Out of stock - expected on 27/09/2021 if you order today

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'Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Socialism as I understand it'. Thus wrote Orwell following his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, chronicled in Homage to Catalonia. Here he brings to bear all the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, describing with bitter intensity the bright hopes and cynical betrayals of that chaotic episode: the revolutionary euphoria of Barcelona, the courage of ordinary Spanish men and women he fought alongside, the terror and confusion of the front, his near-fatal bullet wound and the vicious treachery of his supposed allies.

A firsthand account of the brutal conditions of the Spanish Civil War, George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia includes an introduction by Julian Symons in Penguin Modern Classics.

Title details

Series Spanish Civil War and Postwar Title Homage to Catalonia
Subject Spanish Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date March 2000 Authors George Orwell
Binding Paperback Pages 272
Size(mm) 129x198 Weight (gms) 202
ESB Code 56382 ISBN 9780141183053
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 27/09/2021 if you order today
  Price £9.99

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