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Twists of Fate

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Using the vivid memories of Miguel Ruiz, a Spanish veteran exiled in France, Twists of Fate reconstructs World War II through an international lens. Ruiz was a member of “La Nueve,” a company of men that went straight from fighting for their homeland in the Spanish Civil War to battles spanning the globe in WWII, and his stories shine a light on a brand new, often startling perspective to those who only know the American side of the war.

Twists of Fate is a necessary and timely look into what we remember, why we forget, and an ode to a generation that bravely stood up to, and beat back, violent fascism.

Pages:
320
Colors:
full color
Format:
Hardcover
Dimensions:
7.25" x 10"
ISBN-13:
9781683961253
Year:
2018

PLEASE NOTE: All pre-ordered books are shipped via Media Mail in the U.S. and Air Mail internationally. Please select the appropriate shipping method when checking out to avoid being overcharged for shipping!

Using the vivid memories of Miguel Ruiz, a Spanish veteran exiled in France, Twists of Fate reconstructs World War II through an international lens. Ruiz was a member of “La Nueve,” a company of men that went straight from fighting for their homeland in the Spanish Civil War to battles spanning the globe in WWII, and his stories shine a light on a brand new, often startling perspective to those who only know the American side of the war.

Twists of Fate is a necessary and timely look into what we remember, why we forget, and an ode to a generation that bravely stood up to, and beat back, violent fascism.

Press Highlights:

"A spikily relevant and inspiring portrait of relentless dedication to the fight for freedom." — Publishers Weekly

   

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