Soldiers of Salamis

Cercas tells the remarkable story of Rafael Sanchez Mazas, writer, founder of the Spanish Falange and minster in Franco's first government, and an unknown republican solider.

Soldiers of Salamis

Soldiers of Salamis

Cercas tells the remarkable story of Rafael Sanchez Mazas, writer, founder of the Spanish Falange and minster in Franco's first government, and an unknown republican solider. At the heart of his true tale are the last moments of the Spanish Civil War, during which Sanchez Mazas narrowly escapes death.

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Soldiers of Salamis
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Javier Cercas
Categories: Spain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing UK

Cercas tells the remarkable story of Rafael Sanchez Mazas, writer, founder of the Spanish Falange and minster in Franco's first government, and an unknown republican solider. At the heart of his true tale are the last moments of the Spanish Civil War, during which Sanchez Mazas narrowly escapes death.
The Speed of Light
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Javier Cercas
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-07 - Publisher: A&C Black

The young hero of The Speed of Light is an aspiring writer in provincial Spain in the 1980s, dreaming of burning success, searching for a real story to tell. Out of the blue he is offered the chance to work in a in a Midwestern university and soon he is
The Tenant and The Motive
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Javier Cercas
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

The Tenant and The Motive are two darkly humorous novellas from the award-winning author of Soldiers of Salamis. The Tenant is the mischievous story of Mario Rota, a linguistics professor whose life starts to unravel after he twists his ankle while out jogging one day. A rival professor appears, takes
The Blind Spot
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Javier Cercas
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-03 - Publisher: Hachette UK

An essential collection of literary criticism by one of Spain's most acclaimed authors Javier Cercas is one of the most enjoyable and innovative novelists at work today. Well known among English-language readers as the author of Soldiers of Salamis (winner of the Independent Foreign Fictio Prize), The Anatomy of a
The Literary Review
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Javier Cercas
Categories: Books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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