VICTUS: The Fall of Barcelona.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Harper Collins, (2014) dj. Hardcover first edition - An historical epic by this Catalonian writer "set in early eighteenth-century Spain, about a military mastermind whose betrayal ultimately leads to the conquest of Barcelona. . . The story of Catalonia and Barcelona is also Marti Zuvira's story. A prestigious military engineer in the early 1700s, he fought on both sides of the long War of the Spanish Succession between the Two CrownsFrance and Spainand aided an Allied enemy in resisting the consolidation of those two powers." Illustrated with battle diagrams, portraits of political figures, and maps; includes the author's historical note and a chronology of the War of the Spanish Succession, and a list of the characters. Translated from the Spanish by Daniel Hahn & Thomas Bunstead
545 pp. ISBN: 978-0062323965.
Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)