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The life and death of a Spanish town.

Elliot Paul

The life and death of a Spanish town.

by Elliot Paul

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Santa Eulaia, Spain (Iviza),
  • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated lining-papers.

    SeriesItems on the grand account
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 458 p.
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22358302M
    LC Control Number37022915

      A while back I asked Rod Younger from Books for Spain to recommend a book on the Spanish Civil War. He suggested 'The Life and Death of the Spanish Republic' by Henry Buckley. I never really paid much attention to Spanish history when we lived back in Lanzarote where it has little relevance in many ways. After moving to the Peninsula last year and getting used to seeing the .   The Life and Death of the Spanish Republic: A Witness to the Spanish Civil War; Henry Buckley; first published , re-published Reviewed by Graham Mulligan This is an important book. Although Buckley published his account of the Spanish Republic in , the book had disappeared in the chaos of the World War/5.

    Pompeii Revisited book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Pompeii Revisited book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “Pompeii Revisited: The Life And Death Of A Roman Town” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving 3/5(1). The Life and Death of a Spanish Town () was one of the first accounts of the Civil War to be published in English, and became a surprise bestseller, satisfying the American and British public’s appetite up to the publication of Hemingway’s For Whom the Bell Tolls ().

    Caught in the middle of the Spanish Civil War, he was inspired to write the well received Life and Death of a Spanish Town. Forced to flee Spain, he returned to Paris produced detective fiction featuring the amateur sleuth Homer Evans, as well as crafting what is considered as one of his best works, The Last Time I Saw Paris. This is a short book ( pages + notes) to cover years of history, but it's focused on one little town in Poland - Bransk - and the Jewish experience over that period of time. Hoffman uses a book, the Yizkor Book that was maintained by the Bransk Jewry down the ages, as well as interviews with residents still living, and archival research /5.


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THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SPANISH TOWN brings a community to life, presents its inhabitants as real living people, and eventually brings home the horror of war through the deaths of innocent people with real names, families, and feelings.

An out of print book that merits reprinting/5(8). It can be tough to read because of the number of names and places that Paul lists, but he is trying to detail the entire life and death of the Spanish town.

You could say the story only "gets good" near the middle but the point of the book is not to tell you the story. Rather, the point is to make you feel the life of the town before the war.4/5.

The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by PAUL, ELLIOT Seller Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc. Published Condition First Edition. A short typed note signed by Paul is laid in, as is a review slip, which has pencil notes on the verso. Signed in Item Price $. This is, by all odds, the most fascinating writing that has come out of the Spanish scene.

Elliot Paul recreates for us a Spanish island community, a friendly, human, colorful slice out of the blood and sinews of Spain, a picture of a people, simple, childlike, concerned little with the idea of a world that scarcely touched them, including in their number a bare dozen whose political beliefs.

Alexander Goodman: The book The Life and Death of a Spanish Town. will bring someone to the new experience of reading the book. The author style to elucidate the idea is very unique. When you try to find new book to learn, this book very acceptable to you.

Life and Death of a Spanish Town is a book by Elliot Paul based on his actual experiences of living in the town of Santa Eulària des Riu on the Spanish island of Ibiza, at the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War. wikipedia 28 Related Articles. The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Elliot Paul.

You Searched For: Hardcover. Condition: Fine. A book on the pain suffered in a small town stuck in the crossfire of one of Spain's Civil wars Due to age and/or environmental conditions, the pages of this book have darkened.

Minimal shelfwear. Book. Sta Eulalia is known to thousands of holidaymakers as the sane part of Ibiza. The book tells what life was like in the mid 30's when it was just an agricultural and fishing community and second town on the island.

Then sadly the Spanish Civil War affected the town badly (and sadly). The endpaper has a perspective view of the town in those days, and many features are still recognisable nearly seventy /5(6).

Rare Book Cellar (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SPANISH TOWN Author Elliot Paul Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Edition Modern Library Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Modern Library / Random House Place of Book Edition: Modern Library Edition.

The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Paul, Elliot. New York: Random House, Hardcover. Good. Hard cover good condition, cracked hinge. THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SPANISH TOWN brings a community to life, presents its inhabitants as real living people, and eventually brings home the horror of war through the deaths of innocent people with real names, families, and feelings.

An out of print book that merits reprinting/5(6). The life and death of a Spanish town by Elliot Paul - Alibris Buy The life and death of a Spanish town by Elliot Paul online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $Price Range: $4 - $ Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paul, Elliot, Life and death of a Spanish town. New York, Modern Library, []. The Life and Death of the Spanish Republic is a unique account of Spanish politics throughout the entire life of the Second Republic, from its foundation of 14 April to its defeat at the end of Marchcombining personal recollections of meetings with the great politicians of the day with eyewitness accounts of dramatic events/5(26).

Elliot Paul THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SPANISH TOWN Modern Library Modern Library Edition Hardcover New York Modern Library / Random House Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket.

Toning to pages as well as front and rear panels. Chips to crown and heel. Closed tear to lower front panel and to upper front panel. Edge Rating: % positive. The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Elliot Paul. Praeger, Hardcover. Good. First edition. Straight boards, tight binding and clean text.

Not ex-library. No dust jacket. The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Elliot Paul, Book is in preowned condition, has light to moderate shelf wear, some fading to the cover - see pictures for Seller Rating: % positive.

The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Robert N. Greene,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(31). The Life and Death of a Spanish Town by Robert N. Greene and Elliot H. Paul (, Hardcover, Reprint) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price $ the life and death of a spanish town Elliot Paul.

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Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [THE PEOPLE OF A -SPANISH TOWN; Elliot Paul's Revealing Story of Life in Santa Eulalia THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SPANISH TOWN. By Elliot Paul. pp: New York: Random House. $