Homage to Catalonia

Homage to Catalonia
Author : George Orwell
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages : 256
Release : 2021-01-07
ISBN 10 : 9780198838418
ISBN 13 : 0198838417
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Homage to Catalonia Book Description:

Homage to Catalonia is George Orwell's account of the Spanish Civil War. It was the last and most mature of Orwell's documentary books.

Homage to Catalonia

Homage to Catalonia
Author : George Orwell (Writer, Great Britain)
Publisher :
Total Pages : 232
Release : 1951
ISBN 10 : OCLC:633050765
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Homage to Catalonia Book Description:

Homage to Catalonia and For Whom the Bell Tolls

Homage to Catalonia and For Whom the Bell Tolls
Author : Jolene Hart
Publisher :
Total Pages : 140
Release : 2003
ISBN 10 : OCLC:52895103
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Homage to Catalonia and For Whom the Bell Tolls Book Description:

Explores the emergence of George Orwell's personal memoir, Homage to Catalonia, and Ernest Hemingway's romantic novel, For whom the bell tolls, following the authors' experiences in Spain during the Spanish Civil War.

Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell Book Analysis

Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell  Book Analysis
Author : Bright Summaries
Publisher : BrightSummaries.com
Total Pages : 46
Release : 2018-12-13
ISBN 10 : 9782808012980
ISBN 13 : 2808012985
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell Book Analysis Book Description:

Unlock the more straightforward side of Homage to Catalonia with this concise and insightful summary and analysis! This engaging summary presents an analysis of Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell, a first-person account of the author’s experiences fighting on the side of the Spanish Republican government during the Spanish Civil War. Along with thousands of others from around the world, Orwell travelled to Spain to fight against Franco’s Nationalists with the aim of stemming the rising tide of Fascism in Europe. His account of his time in Spain aims to cut through the propaganda and myths surrounding the conflict, and it remains an important documentary work. In addition to non-fiction accounts such as Homage to Catalonia, Down and Out in Paris and London and The Road to Wigan Pier, Orwell wrote the celebrated novels 1984 and Animal Farm. He is remembered as one of the most acclaimed and influential British writers of the 20th century. Find out everything you need to know about Homage to Catalonia in a fraction of the time! This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you: • A complete plot summary • Character studies • Key themes and symbols • Questions for further reflection Why choose BrightSummaries.com? Available in print and digital format, our publications are designed to accompany you on your reading journey. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve your literary knowledge in no time. See the very best of literature in a whole new light with BrightSummaries.com!

Homage to Catalonia Down and Out in Paris and London

Homage to Catalonia   Down and Out in Paris and London
Author : George Orwell
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages : 448
Release : 2016-05-17
ISBN 10 : 9780544943551
ISBN 13 : 0544943554
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Homage to Catalonia Down and Out in Paris and London Book Description:

Homage to Catalonia is both a memoir of Orwell’s experience at the front in the Spanish Civil War and a tribute to those who died in what he called a fight for common decency. Down and Out in Paris and London chronicles the adventures of a penniless British writer who finds himself rapidly descending into the seedy heart of two great European cities. This edition brings together two powerful works from one of the finest writers of the twentieth century.

Orwell in Spain

Orwell in Spain
Author : George Orwell
Publisher : Penguin UK
Total Pages : 416
Release : 2001-05-03
ISBN 10 : 9780141913902
ISBN 13 : 0141913908
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Orwell in Spain Book Description:

The volume collects together, for the first time ever, Orwell's writings on his experience of the Spanish Civil War - the chaos at the Front, the futile young deaths for what became a confused cause, the antique weapons and the disappointment many British Socialists felt on arriving in Spain to help. ORWELL IN SPAIN includes the complete text of HOMAGE TO CATALONIA.

Modernist Literature

Modernist Literature
Author : Mary Ann Gillies
Publisher :
Total Pages : 218
Release : 2007
ISBN 10 : 0748627642
ISBN 13 : 9780748627646
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modernist Literature Book Description:

This engaging textbook provides a critical assessment of British modernist literature produced between 1900 and 1945.Each chapter focuses on a single decade, a distinct genre and a specific theme: the 1900s - the short story - gender and sexuality; the 1910s - poetry - war, technology and propaganda; the 1920s - the novel - new modes of literary expression; the 1930s - the documentary - political engagement. A final chapter covers the 1940s and beyond looking at new literary and artistic movements and 'other' modernisms. Covering canonical texts and lesser-known works, Modernist Literatureintroduces students to current debates in Modernism and a range of literature in its historical and aesthetic contexts.Features:*Examines four distinct genres - the short story, poetry, novel and documentary - decade-by-decade.*Combines close readings with cultural and political analyses of British modernism.*Includes a Chronology and Further Readings with each chapter.

Connecticut Review

Connecticut Review
Author :
Publisher :
Total Pages :
Release : 1994
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105016718087
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Connecticut Review Book Description:

Masterplots II Emp Man

Masterplots II   Emp Man
Author : Frank Northen Magill
Publisher : Salem PressInc
Total Pages : 441
Release : 1989
ISBN 10 : 089356480X
ISBN 13 : 9780893564803
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Masterplots II Emp Man Book Description:

318 works of important 20th century nonfiction receive the Masterplots treatment. This series includes contributions from authors worldwide in the areas of autobiography, memoirs, philosophy, anthropology, psychology and other subjects written for the non-specialist reader. Examples of titles include Richard Wright's Black Boy and Norman Mailer's Of a Fire on the Moon. As in all Masterplots II series, there is no duplication of title, within any other Masterplots collection.