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Homage to Catolonia

Homage to Catolonia

Author(s): George Orwell

Location(s): Catalonia, Ebro Valley

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Historical

Era(s): 1930s

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Orwell’s book about how he joined the ranks of the anti fascists during the Civil War, in which he was actively involved.

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This is really the classic Orwell memoir. He blends his experience as a solider on the Communist front during the Spanish Civil War with incredible insight and perception. It really demonstrates how wars are...

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