The Commemorative V Edition of the centenary of the death of this illustrious and noble warrior. An updated edition, illustrated in full color, with the help of two authors; one, a figure specialist, the other, an expert in the military techniques of the Great Captain. / Edición conmemorativa del V..
The group are the protagonists of the events in Madrid during the period 1964-1974. Stories of courage and fears; fragments of life that allow the reader to immerse in the last years of the Franco dictatorship. / Ana Puértolas hurga en las dudas, los conflictos y las perplejidades de unos jóvenes e..
Mónica Maristain is inserted in this revealing exercise, from a personal perspective, discovering Bolaño as a person. Using a rigorous documentation and a familiar and intimate tone, this book traces the map of Bolaño's life through the people who knew him, through his own voice and the anecdotes th..
The Beatles' hair changed the world. As their increasingly wild, untamed manes grew, to the horror of parents everywhere, they set off a cultural revolution as the most tangible symbol of the Sixties' psychedelic dream of peace, love and playful rebellion. / El cabello de los Beatles cambiO el mund..
Julian Barnes, one of the most famous contemporary English writers, tells an exquisite story about his funny experiences and adventures among pans, his successes and defeats. This is a pleasant book cooked with clever humor and it is an essential reading for those who enjoy cooking and reading, and ..
Named one of the best books of the year by Booklist and Publishers Weekly. Two thousand years ago a Jewish preacher gathered followers to establish the "Kingdom of God." His movement was so threatening that he was captured and executed. After his shameful death, his followers called him God. Zealot ..
There are too many Elvis, what makes it difficult to narrate the life of that timid and modest boy from the South who fulfilled his dream of getting out of poverty. This book makes an attempt to screen Elvis Presley’s life, who converted his songs into the representation of youthful feeling. / El..
This is a book about a French family in the eighties, vacationing in a motorhome through Italy, Portugal, Spain, Greece, Morocco... A personal story about the author in his youth. It’s about his childhood as a lost paradise; a tribute from Ivan Jablonka to his parents and the relationship between ge..
When feminist writer Susan Faludi learned that her seventy-six-year-old father?long estranged and living in Hungary?had undergone sex reassignment surgery, the revelation would launch her on an extraordinary inquiry into the meaning of identity in the modern world and in her own haunted family saga...
From its opening pages on his youthful obsession with motorcycles and speed, On the Move is infused with Oliver Sacks' restless energy. He recounts his experiences as a young neurologist in the early 1960s, first in California, where he struggled with drug addiction, and then in New York, where he d..
Amaryllis Fox was recruited by the CIA at the age of 21. After an intense training period she is sent undercover to keep weapons out of the hands of terror groups. Posing as an art dealer, she is sent on dangerous missions around the globe. Each time, the stakes become even higher and more terrifyin..
How is it that we come to consider our parents as people with rich and intense lives that include and exclude us? For Richard Ford, the questions of what his parents dreamed of, how they loved each other, and loved him are a striking portrait of American life. Between Them is his vivid image of his ..