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Hardback:Uncertain glory / by Joan Sales ; introduction by Juan Goytisolo ; translated by Peter Bush.:2014 Hardback Uncertain glory / by Joan Sales ; introduction by Juan Goytisolo ; translated by Peter Bush.
Uncertain glory / by Joan Sales ; introduction by Juan Goytisolo ; translated by Peter Bush.
Author: Sales, Joan,
Author: Bush, Peter R., 1946-
Publication year: 2014
Format: Hardback
Publisher: London : MacLehose Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780857051509 (hbk.) :
Notes:
Translated from the Catalan.
First published in Spanish in 1956, 'Uncertain Glory' was the first novel to tell the story of the Spanish Civil War from the Catalan side - the loser's side. Against this backdrop of bitter fratricidal war is set a timeless story of three men who love the same woman. Sales condemns the fascist and anarchists with equal vehemence. In describing the war in its full complexity, he avoids a simplistic division into good and evil. Even the novel's hero, Juli Soleras, the most compelling character in Catalan literature, is more of an anti-hero: half philosopher, half cynic, locked in an eternal struggle with himself.
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