«Soldiers of Salamis» in Spanish with a Parallel Translation

Book Soldiers of Salamis (Soldados de Salamina) in Spanish
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Original title: 
Soldados de Salamina
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Language: 
Spanish
Difficulty: 
B1
Year: 
2001
Number of pages: 
134

Soldiers of Salamis is a novel by Spanish author Javier Cercas, published in 2001. The novel focuses on the Spanish Civil War, history is intertwined with fiction in the book. Above all, the novel declares that any soldier is a human in the first place and is not always ready to fulfill a barbaric order. And although this book is about war, it also depicts creativity that coming from the human soul.