Falcó

La Europa turbulenta de los a os treinta y cuarenta del siglo XX es el escenario de las andanzas de Lorenzo Falc , ex contrabandista de armas, esp a sin escr pulos, agente de los servicios de inteligencia Durante el oto o de 1936, mientras la frontera entre amigos y enemigos se reduce a una l nea i

Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

From the acclaimed, best selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed For three crucial years in the 1930s, the S

Los pacientes del doctor García (Episodios de una guerra interminable, #4)

Tras la victoria de Franco, el doctor Guillermo Garc a Medina sigue viviendo en Madrid bajo una identidad falsa La documentaci n que lo libr del pared n fue un regalo de su mejor amigo, Manuel Arroyo Ben tez, un diplom tico republicano al que salv la vida en 1937 Cree que nunca volver a verlo,

Eyes of the World: Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, and the Invention of Modern Photojournalism

Robert Capa and Gerda Taro were young Jewish refugees, idealistic and in love As photographers, they set off to capture their generation s most important struggle the fight against Fascism Among the first to depict modern warfare, Capa and Taro took powerful photographs of the Spanish Civil War th

Hell and Good Company: The Spanish Civil War and the World it Made

From the Pulitzer Prize winning and bestselling author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb the remarkable story of the Spanish Civil War through the eyes of the reporters, writers, artists, doctors, and nurses who witnessed it The Spanish Civil War inspired and haunted an extraordinary number of excep

The Ambulance Drivers: Hemingway, Dos Passos, and a Friendship Made and Lost in War

After meeting for the first time on the front lines of World War I, two aspiring writers forge an intense twenty year friendship and write some of America s greatest novels, giving voice to a lost generation shaken by war.Eager to find his way in life and words, John Dos Passos first witnessed the