The Cambridge Companion to Modern Spanish Culture (Cambridge Companions to Culture)
David T. Gies | Cambridge University Press (February 28, 1999) | ISBN-10: 0521574080 | 364 pages | PDF | 8 mb
This book offers a comprehensive account of modern Spanish culture from its beginnings in the Revolution of 1868 to the present day. Specially-commissioned essays by leading experts analyze the historical and political background of modern Spain, the culture of major regions including Castile, Catalonia, and the Basque Country, and the country's literature. There are studies of painting, sculpture, architecture, cinema, dance, music, and the modern media. A chronology and guides to further reading assist in making the volume an invaluable introduction to the politics, literature and culture of modern Spain.