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The story of Spain

Edward Everett Hale

The story of Spain

by Edward Everett Hale

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spain -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward Everett Hale and Susan Hale.
    ContributionsHale, Susan, 1833-1910.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ¾., iii-xx p., 1¾., 3-407 [1] p., 1 ¾. :
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17438484M
    OCLC/WorldCa3289150

      The story was written between and by Martín de León y Cárdenas, a Spanish Augustinian friar born near Malaga in and who, like his eponymous hero, had travelled to Lima. A gripping narrative history of Spain’s most brilliant and troubled literary family—a tale about the making of art, myth, and legacy—set against the upheaval of the Spanish Civil War and beyondIn this absorbing and atmospheric historical narrative, journalist Aaron Shulman takes us deeply into the circumstances surrounding the Spanish Civil War through the lives, loves, and poetr.

    Illustrated with five maps, and at the rear of the book there are two single page genealogical tables, and one eight panel genealogical table of the Christian Kings of Spain, indexed, and with a chronology of the principal events in the history of Spain. Double page bibliography. A history of Spain to the start of the Second World War. Author:Williams, Mark. The Story of Spain. Book Binding:Paperback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition: Rating: % positive.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Lookout publication." Description: pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates: color illustrations ; 23 cm. You will be connected to in just a moment. Learn about Project Shield.


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