Adventures Of A Young Man: A Novel

September 8, 2015|
Adventures Of A Young Man: A Novel by John Dos Passos
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In a novel that closely parallels author John Dos Passos’s own ideological struggles during the Spanish Civil War, protagonist Glenn Spotswood, an American, travels to Spain to fight on the Republican side. There, Spotswood joins the Communist Party to help establish a more just society, but his idealism quickly degrades under the stress of party orthodoxy and hypocrisy.

John Roderigo Dos Passos (1896–1970) was a writer, painter, and political activist. He wrote over forty books, including plays, poetry, novels, biographies, histories, and memoirs. He crafted over four hundred drawings, watercolors, and other artworks.   Dos Passos considered himself foremost a writer of contemporary chronicles. He pre...
Title:Adventures Of A Young Man: A NovelFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.02 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.02 inPublished:September 8, 2015Publisher:Open Road DistributionLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1504015517

ISBN - 13:9781504015516

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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