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Homage to Catalonia

Author: George Orwell; Lionel Trilling
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace & Co., ©1980.
Series: Harvest/HBJ book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1936, George Orwell went to Spain to report on the civil war and instead joined the P.O.U.M. militia to fight against the Fascists. In this now justly famous account of his experience, he describes both the bleak and the comic aspects of trench warfare on the Aragon front, the Barcelona uprising in May 1937, his nearly fatal wounding just two weeks later, and his escape from Barcelona into France after the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Erlebnisbericht
Biography
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, British
Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell; Lionel Trilling
ISBN: 0156421178 9780156421171
OCLC Number: 44935909
Description: xxiii, 232 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Harvest/HBJ book.
Responsibility: George Orwell ; [with an introduction by Lionel Trilling].
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"In 1936, George Orwell went to Spain to report on the civil war and instead joined the P.O.U.M. militia to fight against the Fascists. In this now justly famous account of his experience, he describes both the bleak and the comic aspects of trench warfare on the Aragon front, the Barcelona uprising in May 1937, his nearly fatal wounding just two weeks later, and his escape from Barcelona into France after the P.O.U.M. was suppressed."--Publisher's description.

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