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Homage to Catalonia

George Orwell's life-long sympathies with left and socialist causes naturally led him to align himself with the anti-Fascist Republican forces in the Spanish Civil War. So it was, in late 1936,...

Latest answer posted January 28, 2020 10:42 am UTC

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Homage to Catalonia

This text is Orwell's account of his own time in Spain during the Spanish Civil War, which occurred between 1936 and 1939. This was fascinating in the way that it drew people from all over the...

Latest answer posted January 23, 2013 6:13 am UTC

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Homage to Catalonia

The Italian in question is a militiaman that Orwell meets at the Lenin barracks in Barcelona. He first sees him standing over a map, a look of puzzled intensity on his face as he tries to make...

Latest answer posted December 6, 2017 10:19 am UTC

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