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Regionalism and Secession: Historical Analysis of Bavarian and Catalan Regionalism, Struggles for Autonomy, Strong Independence Movements in Spain, Accommodation of Sub-state Regionalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Catalonia and Bavaria today cling tightly to their linguistic distinctiveness, their cultural traditions, their culinary specialties, and their political particularity. Even after the passage of some centuries, these regions have not yet amalgamated into the nation states that contain them.
Spain: Country Study with Multidisciplinary Analysis of Political, Economic, Social, and National Security Systems and Institutions, Spanish People, Origins, Beliefs and Values
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 141,430. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
The books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, and examining the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Essential Guide to Catalan, Catalonia, and the Claim of Independence from Spain - Reports on Autonomy, Language, Culture, Economy, Regional Issues, Comprehensive Spanish History, and Barcelona
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,980. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Gain a better understanding of the ongoing crisis in Spain over the separatist movement for Catalonia. A controversial independence referendum in October 2017 plunged the nation into turmoil as the Catalan region threatens to tear the country apart. Several scholarly studies are included in this compendium about the issue.
George Orwell Biography: Policeman, Second Lieutenant, The Freedom Fighter in Literature
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
George Orwell, also known as Eric Arthur Blair, is recognized as one of the most influential writers at the beginning of the 20th century. If you want to learn more about George Orwell's life, legacy and work, you've come to the right place. George Orwell is known as an established writer, author, novelist and journalist. He does not write fiction stories. He’s one of those writers...
Les Eleccions Municipals de 1979 a Cerdanyola del Vallès
Price: Free! Words: 20,950. Language: Catalan. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Recull d'entrevistes amb els candidats que es van presentar a l'alcaldia de Cerdanyola del Vallès a les eleccions municipals de 1979, les primeres després del franquisme.
Biografía Espiritual de un Discípulo Iberoamericano
Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Spiritual biography of Vicente Beltrán-Anglada (1915-1988), an accepted disciple in a Second Ray Ashram of a Master of Wisdom. In Spanish. Un relato cronológico de sucesos significativos en la vida discipular del místico catalán Vicente Beltrán Anglada (1915-1988).
La Sublevación Catalana 1640-1652
Price: $6.30 USD. Words: 39,850. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Con la subida al trono de Felipe IV, y con él el Conde-Duque de Olivares, éste incorporó las ideas de reparto y uniformidad fiscal. En 1639 se eligió Cataluña como escenario para las operaciones contra Francia y obligarla a contribuir al esfuerzo de guerra. En este ambiente tan hostil, se produjeron en mayo de 1640 graves incidentes que desembocaron en el denominado “Corpus de Sangre".
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Resistance Music
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,130. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
From the halls of the cliff-top castle on the Cantabrian Sea to remote villages of the Spanish Pyrenees, this is a story of marvelous covenants, of people willing to die for their causes, and others who commit the unspeakable to stop them. It’s a story of heroism and the single choices from which it is born, that sometimes make the world a better place. One woman faces it all and sets herself free
The Man Who Was Shot
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the mountainous hinterlands of Catalonia comes the harrowing tale of a veteran of the Carlist Wars who survives his own execution by firing squad. When he returns from his journey to the hereafter, he is a changed man, known to all of his acquaintances as L'Afusellat--the man who was shot.