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Les Amèriques

3.5  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Hardcover, 769 pages
Published January 1st 1978 by Destino Ediciones
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Feb 12, 2012 Jose rated it really liked it
Interesantísimo. Describe un país, los EE.UU. en su apogeo, con la perspectiva de un español que había viajado mucho y con unas dotes de observación poco comunes. Muchas descripciones son validas hoy cincuenta años más tarde. Otras tienen un valor histórico, plasmando una época y una sociedad muy distinta a la actual. Pla quiere ser objetivo y corrige tópicos américanos de los que corrían por entonces, atribuyendo mucha de la crítica europea a simple envidia. Admira la vitalidad de la sociedad ...more
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Josep Pla i Casadevall (known as José Pla in Spanish) (March 8, 1897, Palafrugell, Girona - April 23, 1981, Llofriu, Girona) was a Catalan journalist and a popular author. As a journalist he worked in France, Italy, England, Germany and Russia, from where he wrote political and cultural chronicles in Catalan.

The most important characteristics of the “planian” style are simplicity, irony, and clari
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