"The first 200 pages were beautifully written and politically engaging. Once the protagonists started their new life in Chili the writing became dispassionate and tedious. It read like a history text rather than a historical novel.
I would recomm..."
"In the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain. When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border. Among them is...