Posts Tagged ‘Spain’

The Hand of Fatima by Ildefonso Falcones

 Translated from the Spanish by Nick Caistor Five words from the blurb: Christian, oppression, Moors, Arab, conflict It has taken me over six months to complete this 970 page epic. The book gives a detailed history of 16th century Spain, revealing the horrific violence that took place in Grenada when the oppressed Christians battled against the Arabic Moors. […]