Camilo Jose Cela The Hive

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The Hive

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Banned for many years by the Franco regime, Cela's masterpiece presents a panoramic view of the degredation and suffering of the lower-middle class in post-Civil War Spain. Readers are introduced to over a hundred characters through a series of starkly rendered interlocking vignettes, transforming this book from a social document into a towering work of inventive fiction. Filled with violence, hunger, and compassion, The Hive captures the ambitions and constraints of life under a dictatorship.

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Recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1989, Camilo Jose Cela is the author of ten novels including The Family of Pascual Duarte, Mazurka for Two Dead Men, and Mrs. Caldwell Speaks to Her Son. He is also the author of several collections of short stories and numerous travel books.

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Text: English, Spanish (translation)

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