Hive

Author(s): Camilo Jose Cela

Literary Fiction

-- The Hive presents a panoramic view of the degradation and sufferings 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. Filled with violence, hunger, and compassion, The Hive captures the buzzing ambitions and set-backs of Spanish society under the rule of Franco.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781564782687
  • : Dalkey Archive Press
  • : Dalkey Archive Press
  • : November 2005
  • : 204mm X 141mm X 18mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Camilo Jose Cela
  • : Paperback / softback
  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 249