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5 edition of The Valley of the Fallen found in the catalog.

The Valley of the Fallen

And Other Places

by Donald Katz

  • 204 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by AtRandom .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Essays,
  • Current Events / General,
  • General,
  • Politics - Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8021272M
    ISBN 100812991826
    ISBN 109780812991826

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The Valley of the Fallen and Other Places gathers a pastiche of stories from around the world, each of which subtly underlines the relationship between geography and politics. Locations, counties, regions of the world emerge as characters in Katz’s panoramic cast–as fully drawn as the unusual people that occupy them–so that one realizes.

Home» Spain» Carlos Rojas» El valle de los caídos (The Valley of the Fallen). Carlos Rojas: El valle de los caídos (The Valley of the Fallen) El valle de los caídos [The Valley of the Fallen] of the title is, in fact a monument to those who died in the Spanish Civil War and it was and remains controversial.

This novel is not about this monument or, indeed, the Spanish Civil War but. Basilica of Valley of The Fallen - Valle de Los Caídos. 9 km from El Escorial is the next stop of our visit: the Basilica of the Valley of the Fallen.

Built between and to honor the Spaniards who died during the Civil War, this grandiose construction is excavated on the mountain at m above sea level.

The Valley of the Fallen constructed after Spanish Civil War is the burrial place of our General Franco, José Antonio Primo de Rivera and soldiers from both sides.

Regardless of the History both sights are majestic, first one for their extraordinary proportion sizes of Monastery and Palace, the second one because of the unusual way of. Next you are off to the Valle de Los Caidos (Valley of the Fallen), and the grand monument for Spain’s civil war casualties.

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The Valley of the Fallen was begun in the s on the orders of General Franco, supposedly to commemorate those who died in Spain’s Civil War (). But Franco is Author: Annie Bennett. The Valley of the Fallen and Other Places gathers a pastiche of stories from around the world, each of which subtly underlines the relationship between geography and politics.

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