Jack Sariego "Shadows In The Sun"

ISBN 13: 9781420886856

"Shadows In The Sun"

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781420886856:

Spain was in complete ruin during the years before the Spanish Civil War! There was massive unemployment and famine produced by one of the greatest droughts the country had ever known! The USSR had successfully installed Communist leaders into most of the branches of the government! Unable to resolve the problems, the Spanish King would go into exile to Portugal while leaving the country in the hands of the Communist leaders! Even the few wealthy Spaniards soon became poor as they were compelled to submit to an increasing taxation needed to pay for the roads and bridges, and provide employment to a limited few!Three young people, born into poverty, will be compelled against their wishes to travel off into different directions in their struggle to survive! As a youngster, Soledad once promised a young playmate that they would never be separated! Unfortunately, fate has other plans! Soledad will become a feared guerilla fighter known as "La Muneca" and will become a terror in Franco''s post war government! Her young playmate, Miguel, will become a rising young military officer in Franco''s army and appointed a Mariscal for the city of Toledo! After years of separation they will meet again with the help of a hooded stranger known only as "El Raposo" who will mysteriously come to their aid!Many years later, the young daughter of Soledad is to become a member of the Basque ETA movement and will be accused of murder! The son of Miguel''s best friend meets the young woman while at college and has little, if anything, in common with her! The young man will subsequently become a prominant attorney and the fate that once separated them will bring them all together after a series of strange conditions of unimaginable proportions! Andres, the young attorney, will spurn the Spanish aristocracy but not before being a confidante as well as one of the leading advisors to the King of Spain! With his help the King will establish a Constitutional Monarchy which has been in existance u

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

After working as a Senior Executive for a leading Bio-Technology company for over 30 years, his work has taken him to almost every country in the world when situations required his attention in times of stress, turmoil and catastrophies! Now that he is retired, he has taken to writing novels! Many of his stories are based upon situations that actually happened during the course of his travels!Jack Sariego was born of Spanish parents who migrated to the United States many years before the Spanish Civil War! Most of the incidents in this book are based upon stories he was repeatedly told by his parents when he was a youngster in his teens! The historical elements of this novel are factual and have been well documented in the historical archives of Spain! This is his first novel of historical fiction! Many of the characters are real and most have contributed to the evolution of Spain after the devastating war that left Spain in shambles! Although the names have been changed for obvious reasons, they were never-the-less very real and lived their lives to the fullest! They loved, they hated; they won and lost, helped and were hindered in their strife to improve the country they had always loved and cherished!The author is currently working on another novel titled. "Tarnished Sunset" that is being prepared for publication and is based upon problems he ran across while traveling to the Amazon jungle in Brazil and becoming exposed to the manufacturing of illegal drugs!! His interests are vast and varied! He is interested in the sciences, the law, classical music and politics! He is anxious to write more novels about incidents and problems that actually occured during his travels, especially when he was called to travel into the troubled areas of Lebanon, Iran, Israel during times of extreme stress and turmoil!Jack is a decorated Air Force officer who fought during the Korean War! He has been credited more than 45 bombing missions over North Korea! Among his many decorations

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 29.49
US$ 27.17

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 4.04
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Sariego, Jack A.
Published by AuthorHouse 2005-12 (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Quantity Available: 5
Print on Demand
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse 2005-12, 2005. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LSI-06939252

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.04
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jack A. Sariego
Published by AUTHORHOUSE, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AUTHORHOUSE, United States, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Spain was in complete ruin during the years before the Spanish Civil War! There was massive unemployment and famine produced by one of the greatest droughts the country had ever known! The USSR had successfully installed Communist leaders into most of the branches of the government! Unable to resolve the problems, the Spanish King would go into exile to Portugal while leaving the country in the hands of the Communist leaders! Even the few wealthy Spaniards soon became poor as they were compelled to submit to an increasing taxation needed to pay for the roads and bridges, and provide employment to a limited few! Three young people, born into poverty, will be compelled against their wishes to travel off into different directions in their struggle to survive! As a youngster, Soledad once promised a young playmate that they would never be separated! Unfortunately, fate has other plans! Soledad will become a feared guerilla fighter known as La Muneca and will become a terror in Franco s post war government! Her young playmate, Miguel, will become a rising young military officer in Franco s army and appointed a Mariscal for the city of Toledo! After years of separation they will meet again with the help of a hooded stranger known only as El Raposo who will mysteriously come to their aid! Many years later, the young daughter of Soledad is to become a member of the Basque ETA movement and will be accused of murder! The son of Miguel s best friend meets the young woman while at college and has little, if anything, in common with her! The young man will subsequently become a prominant attorney and the fate that once separated them will bring them all together after a series of strangeconditions of unimaginable proportions! Andres, the young attorney, will spurn the Spanish aristocracy but not before being a confidante as well as one of the leading advisors to the King of Spain! With his help the King will establish a Constitutional Monarchy which has been in existanc. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Jack A. Sariego
Published by AuthorHouse (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse, 2005. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Jack A. Sariego
Published by AUTHORHOUSE, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AUTHORHOUSE, United States, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Spain was in complete ruin during the years before the Spanish Civil War! There was massive unemployment and famine produced by one of the greatest droughts the country had ever known! The USSR had successfully installed Communist leaders into most of the branches of the government! Unable to resolve the problems, the Spanish King would go into exile to Portugal while leaving the country in the hands of the Communist leaders! Even the few wealthy Spaniards soon became poor as they were compelled to submit to an increasing taxation needed to pay for the roads and bridges, and provide employment to a limited few! Three young people, born into poverty, will be compelled against their wishes to travel off into different directions in their struggle to survive! As a youngster, Soledad once promised a young playmate that they would never be separated! Unfortunately, fate has other plans! Soledad will become a feared guerilla fighter known as La Muneca and will become a terror in Franco s post war government! Her young playmate, Miguel, will become a rising young military officer in Franco s army and appointed a Mariscal for the city of Toledo! After years of separation they will meet again with the help of a hooded stranger known only as El Raposo who will mysteriously come to their aid! Many years later, the young daughter of Soledad is to become a member of the Basque ETA movement and will be accused of murder! The son of Miguel s best friend meets the young woman while at college and has little, if anything, in common with her! The young man will subsequently become a prominant attorney and the fate that once separated them will bring them all together after a series of strangeconditions of unimaginable proportions! Andres, the young attorney, will spurn the Spanish aristocracy but not before being a confidante as well as one of the leading advisors to the King of Spain! With his help the King will establish a Constitutional Monarchy which has been in existanc. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Sariego, Jack A.
Published by AuthorHouse (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse, 2005. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.16
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Sariego, Jack A.
Published by AuthorHouse (2016)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9781420886856_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.23
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Jack A. Sariego
Published by AuthorHouse (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse, 2005. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand for shipment within 3 working days. Bookseller Inventory # GM9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.58
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Jack Sariego
Published by AuthorHouse
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 676 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 1.7in.Spain was in complete ruin during the years before the Spanish Civil War! There was massive unemployment and famine produced by one of the greatest droughts the country had ever known! The USSR had successfully installed Communist leaders into most of the branches of the government! Unable to resolve the problems, the Spanish King would go into exile to Portugal while leaving the country in the hands of the Communist leaders! Even the few wealthy Spaniards soon became poor as they were compelled to submit to an increasing taxation needed to pay for the roads and bridges, and provide employment to a limited few!Three young people, born into poverty, will be compelled against their wishes to travel off into different directions in their struggle to survive! As a youngster, Soledad once promised a young playmate that they would never be separated! Unfortunately, fate has other plans! Soledad will become a feared guerilla fighter known as La Muneca and will become a terror in Francos post war government! Her young playmate, Miguel, will become a rising young military officer in Francos army and appointed a Mariscal for the city of Toledo! After years of separation they will meet again with the help of a hooded stranger known only as El Raposo who will mysteriously come to their aid!Many years later, the young daughter of Soledad is to become a member of the Basque ETA movement and will be accused of murder! The son of Miguels best friend meets the young woman while at college and has little, if anything, in common with her! The young man will subsequently become a prominant attorney and the fate that once separated them will bring them all together after a series of strange conditions of unimaginable proportions! Andres, the young attorney, will spurn the Spanish aristocracy but not before being a confidante as well as one of the leading advisors to the King of Spain! With his help the King will establish a Constitutional Monarchy which has been in existance u This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781420886856

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Jack A. Sariego
Published by AuthorHouse (2005)
ISBN 10: 1420886851 ISBN 13: 9781420886856
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AuthorHouse, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 676 pages. In Stock. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # __1420886851

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 135.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.11
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds