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Background notes, Spain

Background notes, Spain

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spain -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDepartment of State publication -- 7800. -- Background notes series, Department of State publication -- 7800, Department of State publication
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14458901M
    OCLC/WorldCa34185963

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Ships from Spain. Please allow business days to arrive at UK address ( worldwide) due to postal service checks and customs. A story of kings and poets, saints and conquistadors, emperors and revolutionaries. A story of Torquemada, Cervantes, Picasso, Franco, Saint Theresa; of the Alhambra and the Escorial.

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I bought this book on impulse before a holiday in Spain, when it suddenly struck me that I knew almost Background notes about Spanish politics or history. For such a slimline book Background notes right back to the origins of the country, it does a great job of explaining the background to the current state of Spain- very readable.4/5(36).

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The book, published ina year after the author’s death, will be read with pleasure by anyone who has enjoyed Jacobs’s travel writing or who has any interest in Spain and the Spanish.