La gesta del marrano (Spanish Edition) [Marcos Aguinis] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. 2 quotes from La Gesta del Marrano: ‘I know that, in speaking the truth, I am placing my life at risk. I may already be condemned, yet I am filled with p. “La Gesta del Marrano” probablemente sea la novela más célebre de Marcos Aguinis, y merece la celebridad que tiene por su brillante y riguroso retrato de una.
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What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? De me that it is not only a burden, but a blade that stabs hesta even in your dreams”. The novel is set in South America in the early s, when the Inquisition was in force across various countries ruled by Spain, routing out heretics and Jews. His father is arrested and the family’s assets are absorbed by the Office of the Inquisition to pay for the father’s trial, food, torture and other sundries.
Sep 24, Valentina rated it really liked it. He is one of thousands condemned because of his Jewish blood.
He told the reader everything you didn’t need to know about Catholic rituals, but very little about the victimized Jews. No trivia or gezta yet. Not being overtly religious, I was nevertheless gripped by this recounting of the historical time span noted.
Against the Inquisition
Francisco Maldonado da Silva was imprisoned for 12 karrano and burnt alive January 23rd, Despite filling more than pages, the story clips along with excellent world-building and characterization, and the final pages are do Against the Inquisition by Marcos Aguinis, translated from the Spanish by Carolina De Robertis, is both an enlightening historical account of one man’s power of belief and a searing indictment of those who seek to impose rigid doctrines on others using intimidation and violence.
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It starts out by going between Francsico’s childhood and Francisco as an adult, until you reach the present time. Member feedback about Spanish Inquisition: Jul 04, Jessica rated it really liked it. Raised in “Only someone who testa had to bear a double identity, spending years in fear and shame while hiding what he knows to be his authentic self, can know the depth of such suffering.
Jul 26, Viktor von Mertens Sr rated it it was amazing. His eldest son is taken away, his wife quietly goes mad and his two daughters are forced into a convent.
Basically, this book brings together my two favourite genres, historical fiction and dystopian novels, and I highly recommend it if you like either of these two genres.
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La Gesta del Marrano
Ya lo dije en la review. Email address gestw successfully. It is time for the Church to appoint married men and women as priests. It is a powerful story about discovering one’s truth and resisting oppression. I am thankful that Against the Inquisition has been translated into English.
Logicamente, no voy a adelantarles cual fue el destino del protagonista.
magrano Born in sixteenth-century Argentina, Francisco Maldonado da Silva is nine years old when he sees his father, Don Diego, arrested one harrowing afternoon because of his beliefs.
The author described Catholic rituals to the extent of obsession. It must have been very difficult to do so while being constrained by the facts of history. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.
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If you speak spanish, I would recommend this book immediately. Kindle Editionpages. Against the Inquisition by Marcos Aguinis, translated from the Spanish by Carolina De Robertis, is both an enlightening historical account of one man’s power of jarrano and a searing indictment of those who seek to impose rigid doctrines on others using intimidation and violence.