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The Resource The sadness of the samurai : a novel, Victor del Arbol ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem

The sadness of the samurai : a novel, Victor del Arbol ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem

Label
The sadness of the samurai : a novel
Title
The sadness of the samurai
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Victor del Arbol ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When Isabel, a Spanish aristocrat living in the pro-Nazi Spain of 1941, becomes involved in a plot to kill her Fascist husband, she finds herself betrayed by her mysterious lover. The effects of her betrayal play out in a violent struggle for power in both family and government over three generations, intertwining her story with that of a young lawyer named Maria forty years later
Member of
Summary
Betrayed by her mysterious lover in the wake of a plot to assassinate her Fascist husband, aristocrat Isabel of 1941 pro-Nazi Spain triggers a violent power struggle that irrevocably shapes her family, the government and the career of a young lawyer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10115287
Cataloging source
DLC
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Arbol, Victor del
Dewey number
863.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Lethem, Mara
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True
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  • Murder
  • Adultery
  • Betrayal
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Husband and wife
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Label
The sadness of the samurai : a novel, Victor del Arbol ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Spanish
Control code
000049167666
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
388 p.
Isbn
9780805094756
Label
The sadness of the samurai : a novel, Victor del Arbol ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem
Publication
Note
Translated from the Spanish
Control code
000049167666
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
388 p.
Isbn
9780805094756

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