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El caballero de Alcántara

(El caballero de Alcántara #3)

3.56  ·  Rating details ·  82 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Luis Maria Monroy is a young nobleman who returns to Spain after being released from a long captivity in Istanbul. At home he finds a reality very different from the one he left when he went to war a decade ago. His brother Maximino, the owner of the family manor, a man of character, is hard not to just accept the presence of the newcomer. Problems happen and Luis Maria mu ...more
Hardcover, 455 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by Ediciones B
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Maritily
Nov 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This happens to me often. Somehow. I read book #3 first, not knowing it was a series! Now I must read #s 1 & 2. As usual, great story, well researched (the historical notes on the back are as good as the fictionalized tale!) and masterfully written!
Kanijo
Dec 30, 2016 rated it liked it
Tenemos a Luis María Monroy, que regresa a la España del siglo XVI tras un largo cautiverio en territorios turco, y que será el hilo conductor de la historia que nos ocupa. Hay algunos aspectos que son realmente interesantes en esta obra, y que merecen ser destacados. El primero es la profunda documentación y conocimiento por parte del autor de la situación histórica, cultural y sociopolítica de la época en la que encuadra su libro, el tercer cuarto del siglo XVI. Además de esto, existe una apue ...more
Jjpaterna
Aug 05, 2011 rated it really liked it
Una novela histórica recomendable por su adiccion. No es una trepidante sucesion de situaciones, pero tampoco el autor se dedica a liar al lector con apabullantes cantidades de datos superfluos sobre el desarrollo.
Helena R-D
Nov 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Era una novela que me captivo con su uso de historia y una voz única de su carácter mayor. No había leído una novela como está en español. Muy bien echa.
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