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Author: Max Aub
Publisher: Teztontle/FCE
Place: Mexico D. F.
Publication Date: 1951
Genre: Novel
Language: Spanish
First published in Spain: 1978
Novel about the first months of the Civil War and the defence of Madrid by the people in November 1936. A large number of characters - some fictional and others non-fictional - take part in the action, adopting a collective identity. The action begins in Valencia and later moves to Madrid. The novel belongs to the series El laberinto mágico.