Description - La Brigada by Cranston Sedrick Knight
'La Brigada' is about the people of colour of La Brigada, the international brigade that fought in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. It is also about Spain's impact on these individuals who supported, opposed, and observed the war. It is about those who struggled in a time vortex to save millions in a forgotten war, a forgotten country. The poems are the voices of the African-Americans, the words of the Hispanics, the songs of the Spanish, and the cries of the dying children.
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(230mm x 155mm x 8mm)
Third World Press,U.S.
Publisher: Third World Press,U.S.
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Author Biography - Cranston Sedrick Knight
Cranston Knight is a professor of history at Malcolm X College. He is the author of "Freedom "Song, On" the Borders of Hiroshima," and "Tour of Duty: Vietnam in the Words of Those Who Were There."